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[Photograph 2012.201.B0306B.0430]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Receipt of a letter from the management of the Skirvin Hotels, clarifying the fact of the hotels policy of race or color, was announced Saturday night by Dr. Jack Wilkes, mayor of Oklahoma City."
Date: 1963
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0306B.0439]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Additional old Broadway landmarks , the two buildings immediately north of the Skirvin Tower hotel, will be wrecked under terms of 99-year lease contract signed this week for a rental that will total more than $1 millions."
Date: 1957
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0306B.0471]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Dan James, left, vice-president of the chamber of commerce, meets with Capt. H. Cotton Minchin British consul from Kansas City"
Date: February 27, 1952
Creator: Johnson, Bill
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0306B.0418]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Two more Broadway buildings will tumble in the path of progress soon when the structures that formerly housed the Paradise restaurant and a photo supply house are torn down in the 200 block N Broadway."
Date: 1957
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0306B.0398]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "ELECTED is Dan W. James, owner of the Skirvin hotels, who has been named president of the Sirloin Club of Oklahoma to succeed Ike hall, it was announced Wednesday."
Date: March 30, 1950
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0306B.0472]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Miss Roberta Jean Thrasher, lovely year-book queen of Central State College, Edmond was voted "Queen of the Year-Book Queens" in the Persian Room last Saturday night."
Date: May 25, 1950
Creator: Melton, Johnny
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0306B.0426]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The Oklahoma County sheriff's Office has been ordered to seize 22,237 shares of capital stock owed by George W. James to satisfy a mortgage debt on the Rio Motor Hotel."
Date: unknown
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0306B.0407]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "The oldest business buildings in Oklahoma City, the 75-by 150-foot structure at the southeast corner of Broadway and NW 1, to Dan W. James, owner of the Skirvin and Skirvin Tower hotels, was revealed Thursday."
Date: 1951
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society