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[Photograph 2012.201.B0400.0505]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Largest dragline used in metal mining in Oklahoma is now in operation at Eagle-Picher Industries, Inc., copper mine southwest of Olustee in Jackson County."
Date: December 7, 1970
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0400.0499]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Memories of Oklahomans who mined for copper are tucked away aas quietly as this entrance to an old copper mine near Stillwater."
Date: February 17, 1976
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0400.0498]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Just out of the pit, A.E. "Dynamite Ed" Perry, big sand and gravel man - not a miner: Walter Jarrett, also not a miner; Fred Simpson, who hails from the lead and zinc area at Miami and a hard rock man; Leo Gravitt and Al Jeffers, landowner-miners."
Date: June 24, 1934
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0400.0501]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "First Copper mining operations in Oklahoma are planned in this cactus and blackjack covered area of Jackson county 12 miles southwest of Altus."
Date: March 15, 1965
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society