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[Photograph 2012.201.B0107.0067]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "DOING IT THEMSELVES is the only way rural Pauls Valley residents can get this Washita River bridge repaired since county commissioners refuse to spend another cent on its repair."
Date: May 5, 1976
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

2012.201.B0107.0057

Description: Photograph taken during daylight of a bridge over a river being disassembled. Caption: "NOT FLYING, but it's moving. This steel bridge, spanning the Washita River just north of Anadarko, is being removed to 'moth balls' because the highway it served is no longer being used."
Date: 1958
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0107.0061]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "New Bridge Goes Up at East Rim of Clinton Workman were busy this week putting steel spans into place on the new bridge being constructed across the Washita river on the east edge of Clinton."
Date: 1953
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0107.0065]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Swollen Washita Stalls Traffic Into Chickasha Hundreds of automobiles, trucks and wheat combines lined U.S. 81 north and south of Chickasha Friday morning awaiting the Washita river to recede."
Date: May 20, 1949
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0107.0059]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The old and new bridges across the Washita river just east of Clinton are shown in this picture which was taken shortly before the new bridge at right was completed."
Date: 1953
Creator: Blunks
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0107.0064]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Clinton's crowning civic achievement was the completion of the half-million dollar concrete bridge which spans the Washita river on the east edge of the business district."
Date: July 28, 1954
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0107.0066]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "An Oklahoma Highway Patrol Trooper looks over the wreckage of Jeremiah's Bridge near Anadarko, which collapsed Wednesday morning as a fertilizer truck crossed it."
Date: 1994
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0107.0058]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Dedication ceremonies for the Franklin D Roosevelt Memorial bridge, new highway 70 relocation span across the Washita arm of Lake Texoma, will begin at 10 a.m. Thursday."
Date: 1945
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society