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[Photograph 2012.201.B1329.0271]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Bill Veeck, head of a group trying to purchase the chicago White Sox baseball team he once owned, was all smiles as he is hurried into the room in Cleveland, Ohio, Where American League owners heard his proposal."
Date: December 3, 1975
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1329.0278]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Bill Veeck, colorful former owner of the Chicago White Sox who brought the exploding Scoreboard to baseball and spiced up the game with clowns."
Date: January 3, 1986
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1329.0294]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Bill Veeck, St. Loise Browns president, shows the strain of disappointment as he is interviewed by reporters after he was refused in his bid to transfer the Browns franchise to Baltimore for 1953 season."
Date: March 16, 1953
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1329.0282]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Bill Veeck, former owner of baseball interests in Milkwaukee, Cleveland and St. Lois, appeared at new conference here today to answer questions of his critics."
Date: July 12, 1956
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1329.0288]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Bill Veeck, who just purchased the Chicago White Sox, left, gestures as he talks with baseball commissioner Bowie Kuhn friday in Hoolywood, Fla."
Date: December 12, 1975
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1329.0296]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "White Sox manager AL Lopez has his cake and can eat it, too, if he's not tooworried about the hot pennant race currently under way."
Date: August 22, 1959
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1329.0266]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "A great advocate of fireworks, Bill Veeck, boss of the Chicago White Sox, blows out sparklers on his 46th birthday."
Date: February 14, 1960
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1329.0262]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Bill Veeck, controversial former major league club owner, brought laughter and several alternatives to the reserve clause the courtroom Wednesday as testimony was concluded in the Curt Flood case."
Date: June 10, 1970
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1329.0299]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "If someone gave me the power to restructure baseball," said Bill Veeck, sitting tieless and sportcoated in Mid Manhattan lounge, the first thing I would do would be to name Hank Greenberg commissioner."
Date: November 18, 1972
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1329.0254]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Miss Elanor Raymond, 22 year old elephant trainer, will trade a budding circus career for matrimony, will wed Willaim Veeck Jr., left."
Date: August 5, 1935
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1329.0261]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Although on opposite sides of an an American league wrangle over televisiong of games. Cleveland general manager Hank Greenberg, left, and Bill Veeck, president of the St. Lois Browns."
Date: January 31, 1953
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1329.0281]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "A lot of baseball talk filled the air here Thursday afternoon when Oklahoma City owner Jimmie Humphries, left, and former big league bigwig Bill Veeck, got together."
Date: October 28, 1955
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1329.0275]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "William Veeck Jr. and a group of associates has made a tentative agreement to buy Chicago White Sox, the American League club announced Friday."
Date: October 3, 1972
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society