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[Photograph 2012.201.B1363.0185]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Three plants to be constructed in McCurtain County by Weyerhauser Corp. in $150 million state investment will be container board complex (1) , plywood plant (2) , particle board plant (3) ."
Date: December 4, 1969
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 67.0244]

Description: A daylight photograph of a grass fire near Chandler in Lincoln County, Oklahoma. Farmer Robert E. Hicks watches as Henry McCoy uses a tractor to create a firebreak along Hicks's fence line. Red and black wax pencil marks are visible on the image. Caption: "FIRE SWEPT to within a block of Chandler's northwest city limits Wednesday before it was halted by a firebreak and water from Chandler's rural fire truck. Henry McCoy operated a tractor and blade to cut a firebreak at the edge of blackjack timber to prevent the fire's spread into the tinder-dry grass of Robert E. Hicks's pasture."
Date: December 4, 1969
Creator: Jackson, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0227.0293]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Fred Hampton, leader of the Black Panther party in Illinois, and another man where killed today in a gun fight between police and members of the militant black group."
Date: December 4, 1969
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 67.0243]

Description: A daylight photograph of a wild fire near Chandler in Lincoln County, Oklahoma. The image shows Fire Captain Joe Hoover using a pressurized water hose to stop the blaze from spreading. Red and black wax pencil marks are visible on the photograph. Caption: "UNDERBRUSH FIRE swept within a block of Chandler's northwest city limits Wednesday before it was halted by a firebreak and water from Chandler's rural fire truck. Capt. Joe Hoover, below, sprays water to halt the advance of the fire set by sparks from a passing freight train."
Date: December 4, 1969
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1337.0227]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Famous number "45" is placed on car by col. Harold Van National, chief of staff of the Oklahoma Army National Guard which formerly included the 45th Infantry division."
Date: December 4, 1969
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1203.0720]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Dr. Armond H. Start is a partner in the pediatrics department of a local clinic and a staff member at Presbyterian Hospital."
Date: December 4, 1969
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1052.0286]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A Logan County youth ws honored as Oklahoma's outstanding participant in the 4-H Petroleum Program Tuesday night at an awards banquet during the 48th annual 4-H Congress in Chicago."
Date: December 4, 1969
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.b1270.0136]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The internationally traveled Surrey Singers of Oklahoma City University, known as the state's "Ambassados of Song," are pictured in an excerpt from the show "Oklahoma" as presented in their overseas tours."
Date: December 4, 1969
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1400.0314]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Mrs. Cynthia Wedel, Episcopalian from Alexandria, Va., won overwhelmingly in Detroit today to become the first woman president of the National Council of churches."
Date: December 4, 1969
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1435.0285]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Six teenagers pose with silver tray at 4-H Club Congress in Chicago today after they were named winners of the Presidential Awards given in the name of President Nixon, honorary chairman of the National 4-H Service Committee."
Date: December 4, 1969
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society