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[2012.201.B0051.0374]

Description: The propeller and motor of airplane that crashed into a wooded area. Nothing else from the plane is recognizable. Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "CHARRED REMAINS."
Date: May 17, 1970
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

2012.201.B0242.0241

Description: Photograph of nurse holding a baby. Caption: "Marcella Costello has no children of her own but if her 'babies' ever decide to hold a convention there's not a spot in Oklahoma City big enough to hold the crowd."
Date: August 13, 1970
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0312.0011]

Description: Photograph of a schnauzer being groomed. Caption: "Even a miniature schnauzer named Spring Fever couldn't quite adjust to bustling activities at today's Oklahoma City Kennel Club dog show."
Date: February 28, 1970
Creator: Hill, Ron
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0275.0471]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "SGT. I-SEE-O, (left) a Kiowa Indian scout, is introduced by Maj. Gen. Ernest Hinds, Commandant of the Field Artillery School to General of the Armies John J. Pershing (right) in 1922."
Date: February 24, 1970
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0146]

Description: Scorched remains of a plane near a field. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Dark area in center background shows scorching path of plane after it hit wheat field. Two Oklahoma City insurance officials and the wife and daughter of a colleague were killed shortly after midnight Wednesday in the flaming crash of a private plane in far northwest Oklahoma City. The dead: FRANK J. HAVELKA, 49, the pilot. G. JAMES HUSTON JR., 37. MRS. NEIL BRATT. CANDACE BRATT, 15, her daughter. Bratt, the sole survivor, is in critical condition in Baptist Hospital with multiple injuries. All With Firm - The five were en route home from the Dallas-Fort Worth area in a twin-engined Beechcraft owned by Mid-Continent Life Insurance Co. when the plane dived into a muddy field. All were affiliated with the firm."
Date: June 4, 1970
Creator: Taylor, Robert
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0144]

Description: Damaged propeller on the ground. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Twisted propeller, above, was wrenched from one engine when a seven-passenger Beechcraft crashed just after midnight Wednesday in far north Oklahoma City. Four persons were killed and one critically injured, all linked to Mid-Continent Life Insurance Co. Seat, below, was among numerous item strewn along the plane's flaming path in a wheat field."
Date: June 4, 1970
Creator: Taylor, Robert
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0145]

Description: Seat from plane crash lying in a field. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Twisted propeller, above, was wrenched from one engine when a seven-passenger Beechcraft crashed just after midnight Wednesday in far north Oklahoma City. Four persons were killed and one critically injured, all linked to Mid-Continent Life Insurance Co. Seat, below, was among numerous item strewn along the plane's flaming path in a wheat field."
Date: June 4, 1970
Creator: Taylor, Robert
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0364]

Description: An upside down airplane wrecked in field near some woods. Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Aircraft in which Del City man was injured Sunday rests upside down in field."
Date: May 17, 1970
Creator: Fisher, Don
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0136]

Description: A small plane, flown by Lawrence Dale Birchett, lies crumpled and upside down in the middle of a field. Trees and tall prairie grasses surround the plane. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Lawrence Dale Birchett, injured Sunday when the plane he had rebuilt crashed on its maiden flight."
Date: May 17, 1970
Creator: Fisher, Don
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0138]

Description: A small engine plane lies mostly intact in the tall grass on the edge of a busy highway. Plane spans the grassy drainage ditch on the side of the highway. Photo was taken during the daytime. Cars can be seen on the highway using the highway. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company.
Date: August 1, 1970
Creator: Wilson, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0134]

Description: Close-up view of the crumpled front-end of a wrecked airplane. The nose and wing of the plane are the main focal points and the tail is cracked and hanging off the body of the plane. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company.
Date: December 13, 1970
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0135]

Description: Close-up of burned out plane wreckage. A small fence and tall grasses can be see in the background. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company.
Date: June 4, 1970
Creator: Taylor, Robert
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.B0051.0131]

Description: Remains of a plane lie in a field surrounded by a circle of burned grass. The remains are still covered with flame-smothering foam while six men look on in the background. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Firemen douse smoldering wreckage of aircraft with flame-smothering foam after crash in northwest Oklahoma City Friday."
Date: June 26, 1970
Creator: Heaton, Dave
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0132]

Description: Photograph of a lone, small piece of what remains of a plane lies among tall grass. The close-up view shows the square piece of plane with a piece of fabric attached. Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company.
Date: June 4, 1970
Creator: Taylor, Robert
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society