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BASEMENT BOX 67.0627

Description: Photograph of smoldering debris in field during daylight. Caption: "The ruins of 10,000 bales of Alfalfa, set afire by a bolt of lightning Sunday night, were still smoldering Tuesday on the Roy Wickham place, a mile east of Elk City."
Date: November 2, 1948
Creator: Pyer, Ronald
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0298B.0190]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Hubert H. Humphrey, second from left, mayor of Minneapolis and Democratic-Farmer-Labor candidate for U.S. Senator, took his family with him to his polling place today."
Date: November 2, 1948
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1223.0425]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "A picture within a picture is the effect as the photographer catches Carl Sweezey painting in the window of an art studio at 614 N Robinson."
Date: November 2, 1948
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0003]

Description: Two young boys examine the tail of a wrecked airplane where two men where killed while adults can be seen in the background. The wreckage was found near Temple, Oklahoma in a field and crashed while the men were searching for the plan of R.G. Rapp and three others. Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Rescue flight Fatal For Sooner Pair- Two unidentified boys, above, examine tail structure of a B-26 plane which crashed Monday in flames near Temple, Okla., after its two occupants plummeted to death when their parachutes failed to open. Victims were Lt. James H. Salmon, 26, pilot, a student at the University of Oklahoma, and Lt. Philip J. Clinton, 24, 411 W Park, Also a pilot, who was acting as observer on a mercy flight. They were aiding the search for the Rapp plane, which crashed last Thursday, killing R.G. Rapp, president of the Denver Producing Co. and three others near Matador, Texas."
Date: November 2, 1948
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society