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[Photograph 2012.201.B1398.0564]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Scientists, satellites, rockets, computers and a worldwide communications system have all contributed to breakthroughs in the last few decades on the subject of the weather."
Date: December 31, 1969
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1398.0563]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A glance out of the window may still be a more precise guide to the weather than all the computers at the service of the U.S. Weather Bureau."
Date: December 31, 1969
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1355.1050]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Last minute check before sending a radiosonde unit high into the sky below a weather balloon is made by L.L. Sandy, meteorological technician who has been with the weather bureau here since 1930."
Date: February 22, 1959
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1355.1025]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Crouching ack of regulating louvers to watch the dying moments of man made storm are Charles Johnson, left, radar technician, inventor Neil Ward and Weather Chief John Hamilton."
Date: January 30, 1958
Creator: Gumm, John
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1355.1043]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Weathermen live by maps. twenty-four hours a day, maps are received by the Oklahoma City weather bureau office that show weather situations throughout the United States."
Date: June 8, 1962
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1355.1038]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Rubber balloons, filled with helium gas, carry delicate weather equipment high in the sky over Municipal airport twice each day. R. W. Cogswell in the background put this balloon into the air."
Date: November 14, 1948
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1355.1033]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Up and up and up goes the weather balloon, ascending 1,000 feet per minute, heading for 90,000 foot heights where Oklahoma weather lives. max Cagle reads the recorder as radar tracks the helium filled tattle-tale."
Date: January 4, 1962
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1355.1044]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Plotting radar readings on a wall map, Jeter Pruett, radar observer at the weather bureau, compares echoes from the Oklahoma City radar with reports from other stations in Oklahoma, Kansas and Texas to pinpoint storms accurately."
Date: February 22, 1959
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1355.1040]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Joe Hamilton, chief of Oklahoma City's U.S. Weather Bureau at Will Rogers Field, keeps a close eye on barometric pressure gauge for atmospheric pressure changes."
Date: October 31, 1961
Creator: Pyer, Ronald
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1355.1047]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Final weather bureau link in the chain of warning which alerts state residents to storm danger is teletype circuit which originates in the weather station and is repeated in each newspaper, radio and television station newsroom in the city."
Date: February 22, 1959
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society