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[2012.201.B0051.0035]

Description: Three men look at downed plane where two people were injured. The photograph was taken at night and in the middle of a field. Despite the wreck the portion of airplane shown in the photograph looks whole. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Two Hurt Slightly In Plane Smash-Up. CAA Probes Norman Air Crash"
Date: January 10, 1958
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0051]

Description: An overturned airplane lies in the middle of a wheat field with trees and houses in the far background. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A STUDENT PRACTICE LANDING over a muddy wheat field"
Date: April 28, 1958
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0188]

Description: Two winch truck operators lift a jet wing tank being prepared to be hauled away. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Whoooeeee went the big bomb" said the Lavene brothers-- David, Bryan and Mike -- after a jet wing tank slammed into their front yard about 30 feet from where they were standing Wednesday. At upper right Henry Turk, of the municipal garage, adjusts the battered tank before hauling it away from the Lavene yard at 3225 SW 49."
Date: May 1, 1958
Creator: Gumm, John
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0196]

Description: Private plane being towed through the streets of Oklahoma City by a Ford pickup past Andy Anderson's and Beverly's. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "On its way to a better spot than a heavy-traveled express route is this Cessna 140 plane. Piloted by Eugene F. White, of Florissant, Mo., it made a forced landing Sunday near NW 50 and Pennsylvania along the U. S. 66 by-pass. Bothered by a fog and carburetor trouble, White and a passenger, Mrs. H. E. Haynes, en route to Los Angeles, landed without personal injury. The plane suffered $500 damage. White`s plane left Tulsa at 9 a.m. Sunday, but a low ceiling forced him to come down at 10;30 a.m. in the area where Montgomery Ward will build a new store. Officer L. D. Hannah, who investigated the landing, said White, vice-president of Autotronics Corp., and Mrs. Haynes, of a Florissant advertising firm, had left Alton, Ill. on Saturday. In this picture, the plane is being towed to Tulakes airport for repairs."
Date: August 18, 1958
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0198]

Description: A man surveys a flipped plane that killed a New Mexico man. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "New Mexico pilot died Friday when this plane crashed. Oklahoma county deputies Saturday were probing an air crash that killed a New Mexico pilot Friday and left a string of mysterious details yet to be ironed out. Identified as C.C. Brown, Eunice N.M., the pilot was killed instantly when the impact slammed him into the cockpit cowling."
Date: November 22, 1958
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0227]

Description: Mangled wing of a plane with "TROOP CARRIER SQD" emblem. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "C-124 Globemaster Tinker Air Force Base."
Date: September 17, 1958
Creator: Traverse, Austin
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0228]

Description: Two men in suits beneath burnt back wing. Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "BURNED TINKER WRECKAGE of a huge C-124 Globemaster that injured eight in a crash there Wednesday morning is shown in the above photos. In the picture at left, the skeleton of the craft's tail assembly towers over two men who survey the wreckage."
Date: September 17, 1958
Creator: Traverse, Austin
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0230]

Description: Ambulance at a plane crash site. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The tilted tail section of the crashed C-124 at Tinker in framed by crash and rescue ground vehicles. The plane broke into three main pieces and scattered debris over a wide area."
Date: September 17, 1958
Creator: Traverse, Austin
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0231]

Description: Two men inspect the burned remains of a US Air Force bomber flown by Maj. Colin Chauret. Two men are investigating the wreckage. One man is leaning on the jet while standing on the wing while another man holds a hose near the wreckage. The photo was taken during the day time. The plane is laying in a field. Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "AN $800,000 WRECK but the pilot Maj. Colin Chauret, 202 S Douglas Blvd. commander of the 470th fighter bomber squadron of the 506th F-B Wing, walked away."
Date: March 20, 1958
Creator: Tinker Air Force Base (Okla.)
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0233]

Description: Six men work to put out the smoking wreckage of a F-100F after it crashed at Tinker Air Force Base. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "2 Escape From Burning Jet. Col. Joseph L. Laughlin, commander of the 506th Fighter Bomber wing, and Capt. Asa D. Hering Jr., walked away from a burning F-100F Wednesday after a take off crash at Tinker Air Force Base."
Date: April 30, 1958
Creator: Tinker Air Force Base (Okla.)
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0236]

Description: Crash crew finishing up work on plane wreckage under a lot of fire foam. Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Tinker fire and rescue workers fold a burning F-100F Supersabre with waves of foam after it crashed on takeoff."
Date: April 30, 1958
Creator: Tinker Air Force Base (Okla.)
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0052.0181]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Grim reminder to motorists is this mock crash scene assembled on the center strip of Bethany' s Main street by Boy Scouts of troop No. 70, Bethany. The exhibit went up prior to the Memorial day weekend and will remain another few days, scoutmaster Jerry Talmadge said, Scouts have a national highway safety theme this year." The photograph is of a wrecked car with the driver's side door open to display the disheffled and wrecked inside of the vehicle. The vehicle is on a grass lawn and behind a light pole in front of a large brick buillding.
Date: June 3, 1958
Creator: Cobb, Richard
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0095.0726]

Description: Photograph is of three men looking at a formal piece of paper with an insignia the man in the middle is holding while the man to his left is holding a satin band. Caption: "Mr. Jon Law, 5021 S. Villa, of the Last Frontier Council of the Boy Scouts of America, presented the 1958 charter for explorer Scout Post number 67 to Tinker chaplain (Major) Russell H. Bohner, and his assistant, chaplain (Capt) Darris Y. Bingham, Monday night."
Date: March 12, 1958
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

[2012.201.B0119.0234]

Description: Photograph taken during daylight of a man in uniform posing with a dog. Caption: "People who like their hound dogs BIG are heading for an all afternoon romp with their pups Sunday."
Date: September 18, 1958
Creator: Peterson, Richard
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0305.0068]

Description: Photograph is of four women wearing dresses sitting together smiling. Caption: "Mrs. J. H. Rice Harold M. Morgan, Mrs. John W. Dexter and Mrs. Ryland Keys."
Date: May 7, 1958
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0311.0339]

Description: Photograph is of a group of boys and their coaches near the home plate in team picture formation. Caption: "Won the peewee 1 championship of the Harding area of the YMCA junior baseball program."
Date: August 25, 1958
Creator: Snodgrass, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0317.0366]

Description: Photograph is of a man wearing a suit and tie, leaned over a table piled with stacks of paper. He is looking down smiling. Caption: "Helping tabulate information on piles of YMCA junior baseball questionnaires"
Date: January 20, 1958
Creator: Gumm, Paul
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0318.0091]

Description: Photograph is of a man and young girl painting a tree on the wall in a room together. Caption: "Louis Dupree and daughter Vicky add a leaf or two to their living room's weeping willow."
Date: May 6, 1958
Creator: Fisher, Dawes
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0318.0400]

Description: Photograph is of a man looking down at a table with his hands on the table and a wallet and keys also on the table. he is wearing a white shirt with a plaid shirt over the white shirt not buttoned. Caption: "Four bandits were captured by police Saturday after a wild Oliver and Hardy chase through Oklahoma City."
Date: January 18, 1958
Creator: King, Cliff
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0319.0198]

Description: Photograph taken during daylight of a woman with a spotted Great Dane. Caption: "The Harlequin Great Dane is considered one of the most sensational of all dogs and is extremely difficult to breed."
Date: September 16, 1958
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0319.0524]

Description: Photograph is of a children's baseball team in t shirts and jeans sitting on riders at a field with their baseball coach. Caption: "Prairie Queen Schooners won the Southern league's peewee four championship"
Date: August 7, 1958
Creator: Matheson, Mandell
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society
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