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[Photograph 2012.201.B1253.0237]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Southpaw Tom Smith will take over as professional at Altus Country Club Wednesday to replace former basketball Lester Lane who has resigned."
Date: February 26, 1972
Creator: Mooney, Hank
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0144.0667]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Burned cotton is wet down by a warehouse worker to prevent flare-ups after a $75,000 fire at the Oklahoma Cotton Co-op Association Compress at Altus."
Date: November 26, 1977
Creator: Long, Paul
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0141]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Tangled wreckage and demolished rails resulted when more that 20 box cars of a 110-car Frisco freight train jumped the tracks four miles east of Altus early Tuesday morning."
Date: December 26, 1972
Creator: Long, Paul
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0279]

Description: Photo of a cameraman taking pictures of an aircraft that has been retrieved from a lake. The plane is upside down and two men are examining the wreckage. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The wreckage of a plane believed piloted by Altus attorney Stansell Whiteside is inspected by authorities after it was retrieved from the bottom of Altus Reservoir where it was found Thursday. Divers had failed in their efforts to locate Whiteside's body. The plane apparently crashed March 15."
Date: March 26, 1979
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society