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[Photograph 2012.201.TP0392.0039]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Although this Shell Oil Co. marine drilling rig seems to be high and dr, it actually is resting on location in a narrow channel at Weeks Island field, in Louisiana."
Date: 1951
Creator: 3rd Party
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.TP0392.0438]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Jimmy Rankin, derrickman for the Creighton Drilling Co., narrowly missed death while working on the fourble board of a derrick when the well blew out and doused him with oil."
Date: 1951
Creator: 3rd Party
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0232.0092]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "EDITOR'S NOTE: When the WAF recently launched a new 60 - day officer training program, The Associated Press assigned Martha Cole of the Dallas bureau to the Lackland airforce base for a personal experience account of what goes on."
Date: November 2, 1951
Creator: Wide World Photo
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0300.0209]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "M/Sgt. Gerald De Lozier, Nowata, Okla., training sergeant for the 145th ack-ack unit of the 45th Infantry division, tells each unit when to fire at an aerial target."
Date: November 1, 1951
Creator: Pyer, Ron
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society