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[2012.201.B0051.0294]

Description: Four people examining wreckage of a twin-engine plane strewn through a wooded area. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A twisted mass of metal, the remains of a twin-engine plane that crashed early Saturday morning northwest of McAlester killing three Louisiana residents, is examined by four unidentified searchers. The plane left a trail of debris stretching across a quarter-mile of wooded area when it went down."
Date: March 27, 1977
Creator: Cook, Katherine
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0130]

Description: In the foreground a fireman douses plane wreckage with water while four others look on in the background. Two fire trucks and a police car can also be seen. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company.
Date: June 27, 1970
Creator: Heaton, Dave
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0155]

Description: Official looking inside of a wrecked plane. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "SMOOTHER LANDINGS than this one have been made, but Jim Sickles, San Antonio, Tex., who was piloting this Cessna 210 Wednesday, didn't get a chance to pick the smoothest landing field. He was delivering the new airplane from Wichita, Kan., to San Antonio when it developed engine trouble north of Oklahoma City. He was forced to land in a field at NW 122 and Rockwell, and the craft skidded through a fence. The plane was heavily damaged, but Sickles, who was alone in the craft, was not injured."
Date: December 27, 1972
Creator: Taylor, Robert
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 66.0308]

Description: A photograph of firemen inside a smoky, charred, furniture-filled room after a residential fire in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma. No caption.
Date: December 27, 1972
Creator: Traverse, Cliff
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 66.0289]

Description: A daylight photograph of a fire at a poultry processing facility in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma. The image shows firemen using hoses and an elevated master stream to battle the flames. Caption: "Wrestling a hose three Oklahoma City firemen fight a blaze in an egg processing and packing plant and a chicken processing plant."
Date: October 27, 1972
Creator: Mooney, Hank
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.0485]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A rescue-man looks over the wreckage of a twin-engine Beech Baron that crashed short of Knoxville's McGhee Tyson Airport Thursday, seriously injuring all fire persons aboard. They were identified as pilot John N. Banks, 44, of Malvern, Ark., his wife Margaret, 44, their son, John N. Banks Jr.,20, and Mr. and Mrs. Fred G. Fox, both 68, of Cairo. Ill."
Date: August 27, 1971
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0096]

Description: Upside down Cessna 182 after its crash at Wiley Post Airport. The tail of the plane is in the forefront of this photo. A man inspects the plane through one of its open doors and the Wiley Post Airport and runway can be seen in the background. Four additional men are in the background standing near a fire truck. The photo was taken during the day. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "C.H. Cravens, Dallas, in background, escaped injury this morning when this single-engine Cessna 182 was flipped over by a stiff wind gust as he taxied after a 10:30 a.m. landing at Wiley Post Airport. Winds were gusting to 35 m.p.h. at the time. Federal Aviation Administration officials said the plane suffered only minor damage."
Date: February 27, 1974
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society