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[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0203]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "A sentimental journey to the junkpile is in progress for steam locomotives in Missori Pacific yards in Bush Ill. Eight of the 11 locomotives being taken out of service stand on a siding as one of the Diesel switch engines replacing them rolls by."
Date: April 17, 1955
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0210]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Nearly 15 yers went into building this working model of steam locomotive. the model, which runs on steam or compressed air, was built by Walter L. Bell, 86, center. Admiring the model with Bell are Jorgen C. Ericksen and Ray E. Davidson, right."
Date: June 1, 1962
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0207]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Another era passes with authorization from Interstate commerce Commission permitting Buffalo Crek and Gauley Railroad one of the last, if not THE last, all steam commcercial railroads to abandon service."
Date: January 4, 1965
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0190]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "J. L. Griswold, engineer for the reenactment of the Cherokee Strip run, wasn't just posing for a picture the locomotive really needed careful oilcan attention."
Date: September 16, 1952
Creator: Pyer, Ronald
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0215]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Cologne, Germany.. . . Monorail transportation was introduced to Cologne, Germany this week when the first Monorail train, a streamliner 66 feet long and ten feet wide made a test run at speed of 50 miles an hour."
Date: August 2, 1957
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0195]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "J. L. Griswold, Arkansas City, drew the pilot assignment for the old "Cyrus K. Holliday No. 1" on the trip to Ponca City, much to his pleasure."
Date: September 15, 1952
Creator: Pyer, Ronald
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0188]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Okalhomans again indulged their passion for nostalgia this week as they celebrated the 59th anniversary of the Cherokee Strip opening."
Date: September 21, 1952
Creator: Pyer, Ronald
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0191]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Out of one of the nine tunels at the Capiltol H-o playfield stems the Santa Fe 618 "on time." it was once slightly delayed when a mouse, hiding in one of the tunnels, slowed the passenger train's speed."
Date: July 15, 1953
Creator: King, Cliff
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0198]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "So waht if it's nowers! If you don't like it, sign you can be replaced. This apprarantly disdainful railfoad sighn along the Sata Fe tracks near N 36th street actuall designates a loading yard."
Date: March 9, 1964
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0201]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "participants in Ponca City's cherokee Strip celebration where thronging around this replica of the old "Cyrus K. Holiday, " original locomotive on the Santa Fe line, on a siding at Ponca City Tuesday."
Date: September 16, 1952
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0197]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Cherokee Strip special had a minimum of furnishings and the stoves that were provided were definitely not needed as E. H. Goff, president of Ponca City chamber of commerced and Mrs. Pat Art."
Date: September 15, 1952
Creator: Pyer, Ronald
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0194]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "W. R. Ramesey, Santa Fe fireman used to the way of modern engines learned for the first time what some of the veterans talked about when they recalled "firing"
Date: September 21, 1952
Creator: Pyer, Ronald
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0199]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "For a generation used to slim lines of modern diesels. Plenty of spectators brought their camerals along and shot pictures of the ancient locomotive, just as 11 year old Darryl Richardson of Arkansas City is shown doing before the train started."
Date: September 16, 1952
Creator: Pyer, Ronald
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0205]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Old 697 as it sits on the spur track at the conway Oil Co. in Denison. Headed for Oklahoma, but going no place, the engine whips up a barrel of steam as it subs for a busted boiler."
Date: July 11, 1954
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0189]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Elbert Bly, Arkansas City insurance man, turned "doctor" (with bottles) for the old trains run in Ponca City, giving a medicine man spiel for all who would listen."
Date: September 16, 1952
Creator: Pyer, Ronald
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0213]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "This model of mono rail super speed train dashes around curve at more than 60 miles an hour on test course in Fuehlinger Heide near Cologne, Germany."
Date: October 8, 1952
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society