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[Photograph 2012.201.B0123.0210]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Surveyor Alfred Graham, of the Brooklyn Museum expedition surveys a sea of soft drink cans that litters the valley floor near the tombs of the pharaohs in Egypt's Valley of the Kings"
Date: 1979
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1268.0025]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "As the lone survivor of a Vietnamese refugee boat, 17-year-old Tran Hue, center was fortunate enough to be rescued and sent to a Philippine navy base where she was given new clothes and medical treatment."
Date: 1979
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.TP0392.0388]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The work vessel Ada B. Callas tows an inflated barrier Tuesday to a point in the Gulf of Mexico near the entrance to the Brownsville Texas Ship Channel in hopes of stopping some of the runaway oil spill moving toward the Texas Gulf Coast from Mexico."
Date: 1979
Creator: 3rd Party
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.TP0392.0233]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The portside stack of the supply ship Biehl Trader looms in the foreground as the readied for unloading fresh water, drilling mud, pipe and other materials aboard the Zapata Ugland semisubmersible rig."
Date: 1979
Creator: 3rd Party
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.TP0392.0079]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "This was an unfamiliar scene in the village of Finsterwald in Central Switzerland when workers and technicians commenced test drilling for oil."
Date: 1979
Creator: 3rd Party
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.TP0392.0367]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Smoke rises from the damaged area of the tanker Burma Agate as oil seeps into the Gulf of Mexico Saturday about 4 miles from the mouth of Galveston Bay."
Date: 1979
Creator: 3rd Party
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.TP0392.0008]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Under orders from the Mexican oil monopoly PEMEX, the 310-ton steel "Sombrero" has returned to Port Aransas, Texas, for repairs of stress-damaged hinges."
Date: 1979
Creator: 3rd Party
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.TP0392.0231]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The Ocean Ranger, the world's largest towed drilling platform, is on location in the Baltimore Canyon, ready to drill Murphy Oil Co. 's 17,500-feet-deep well southeast of a Texaco-Tenneco discovery well."
Date: 1979
Creator: 3rd Party
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.TP0392.0368]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Operation Sombrero, an attempt to lower a 310-ton steel cone onto the still spewing lxtoc 1 oil well in the Gulf of Mexico, was postponed for the third time Monday when high winds and strong ocean currents prevented workers from lowering the cap."
Date: 1979
Creator: 3rd Party
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.TP0392.0399]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The Liberian tanker Burmah Agate send up a smoke column during a fire following a collision with the freighter Mimosa, which was sailing out of Cyprus."
Date: 1979
Creator: 3rd Party
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society