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6 Cherokee Chiefs, Print in Circulation by Nov. 20th, 1991. L. to R. Top Row: William P. Ross, John Ross, Lewis Downing. Bottom Row: Charles Thompson, Joel B. Mayes, Dennis W. Bushyhead., Pre Nov. 20 1891

Description: Photograph of 6 Cherokee Chiefs, Print in Circulation by Nov. 20th, 1991. L. to R. Top Row: William P. Ross, John Ross, Lewis Downing. Bottom Row: Charles Thompson, Joel B. Mayes, Dennis W. Bushyhead., Pre Nov. 20 1891
Date: November 20, 1891
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0015]

Description: Daytime photo of a large jet resting on the ground without the landing gear down. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "3 Safe as B-47 Goes Down in State-- A giant six-engine jet bomber made a ""wheels-up" emergency landing in pea soup fog early Thursday morning on a Noble county wheat farm 8 miles northeast of Perry, but all three crew members escaped injury. It was reported only one wing of the B-47 was damaged when the pilot, Capt. Alfred E. Lloyd Jr., set the huge plane down on the Frank Jackson farm. First word of the plane being in distress was received by the highway patrol when it was reported the plane was giving "May Day" signals, "extreme distress" over the northwestern Oklahoma. All patrol units in the northwest section of the state were alerted to be on the lookout for the plane, flying through the heavy fog. Reports were received later from a northeastern farmer that the plane was flying at tree-top level and apparently in distress. Capt. Lloyd told Harold Clark, a service station operator near the scene of the crash-landing, the California-based plane was headed for Tinker Air Force base. The pilot said he was unable to reach Tinker because of the heavy fog that enveloped the northern and western sections of the state and had turned toward Wichita. That city, however, also was socked in by heavy fog. Running low on fuel, the pilot saw Perry's air force emergency landing field and was circling to land there but was forced to set his plane down in the wheat field. Clark said the B-47 flew over his station 5 miles north of Perry on U.S. 77,several times at an altitude of from 250 to 300 feet making a vain attempts ...
Date: November 20, 1953
Creator: Green, Richard
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0154]

Description: A person looking into the interior of wreckage of a crash landing. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Out of GAS, Gary Allen Ackerman, 36, of 3413 Shady Brook Drive, tried gliding his single engine Cessna Skyhawk 172 in for a landing Saturday. His left wingtip hit a post, spinning the plane and cashing it into a field three-fourths of a mile east of N Coltrane in the 7400 block. Horace Ackerman, 60, of Langley, the pilot's father, suffered the only injuries --- slight head and hand cuts --- and the plane's landing gear was damaged."
Date: June 20, 1971
Creator: Wilson, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

2012.201.B0051.0160

Description: Plane landing at a landing strip in the background of high voltage power lines. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "OBSTACLE COURSE -- High voltage power lines north of Downtown Air Park have figured in two of the four fatal plane crashes at the field. They were not involved, the airport manager said, in Sunday's crash that killed a Houston, Tex., family of three. The lines are marked with red plastic balls to warn pilots."
Date: March 20, 1973
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0183]

Description: Plane crash near some trees and a creek. The plane is mostly intact with little damage. Photo taken in the daytime. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "VACATION ENDED for members of the Ray Lynch family, 2115 NW 20, when their plane overshot the runway at Expressway Junction Airport, 3101 NE 63 and crashed in a creek bed Saturday noon. Mrs. Lynch received pulled pack muscles, but Lynch and their three children escaped injury. The family was returning from a vacation at Yellowstone National Park."
Date: July 20, 1963
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0203]

Description: A woman a two boys looking at a bare tree and debris. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Transcontinental Western Airplane Crash- Crashed into tree at May Avenue and Grand Blvd. Pilot L. W. Price."
Date: December 20, 1931
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.B0051.0270]

Description: An Air Force official inspecting a part of an aircraft from what looks like a large debris field. Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Jet Debris. Richard Hart, a member of the Vance Air Force Base recovery team, inspects one of the Larger pieces of wreckage of a T-37 military jet that crashed near Dover Wednesday afternoon, killing the pilot, a woman Air Force captain."
Date: February 20, 1980
Creator: Southerland, Paul
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0277]

Description: Three men boarding a boat in a lake. Two of the men are in wetsuits. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Divers board a boat in the search for a plane that apparently crashed into Lake Lugert Wednesday night. The pilot of the plane is believed to be Altus lawyer Stansell White, who is missing. All that has been found in the search effort so far is a suit jacket and a plane wheel, whose inflated tire allowed it to float to the shore."
Date: March 20, 1979
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0225.0019]

Description: Photograph of girl with a dog, two cats and a rat. Caption: "Pooey to all you skeptics. In the Daily Oklahoma 'Good Morning' column last Monday there was a paragraph about Barbara Ann Christian, 545 Northwest Thirty-Second Street, the proud owner of two cats, a dog and a rat that play together."
Date: March 20, 1936
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0226.0367]

Description: Photograph of woman in costume performing with two dogs for an audience of children and adults. Caption: "Students and patrons of Lakeside Elementary school took a day off from textbooks and housework last week for a 'behind-the-scenes' peek at a full scale circus i winter training quarters."
Date: March 20, 1957
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0244.0549]

Description: Photograph taken during daylight of man posing with a beagle. Caption: "One of Oklahoma City's better show dogs is Ch. Bobby's Micky, a Beagle, shown here with his owner Sgt. H. B. Cox 2253 Downing."
Date: November 20, 1953
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0296.0006]

Description: Photograph is of two women wearing dresses helping to put candles in a candelabra. Caption: "Two interested party-goers taking a close look at the table candelabra decorations were Mrs. Harold V. Banks (left), 1804 Murray Drive and Mrs. William J. Davitt, Staff loop."
Date: January 20, 1955
Creator: King, Cliff
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0298.0089]

Description: Photograph taken during daylight of two women with a lantern. Caption: "Most happy to oblige, and thereby gaining an evening of fun, were guests receiving the invitation headed "Hayden Abney and Cindy Brown want you to come for Hot Dogs in the Hollow."
Date: June 20, 1970
Creator: Albright, 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.B0422.0034]

Description: Photograph is of a man behind the wheel of an ambulance. The image is taken from in front of the vehicle. Caption: "Safety First, a city ambulance driver, will put safety second September 1, and after all these years, too."
Date: August 20, 1942
Creator: Kaho, C. J.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society