166 Matching Results

Search Results

[Photograph 2012.201.B0230.0562]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Charles R. Coe, Wichita, (no relation to the Oklahoma City golfer-investor of the same identical name) has been named to head the Oklahoma City sales office of Boeing Computer Services, Inc., a subsidiary of Boeing Co."
Date: June 18, 1971
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0240.0309]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Merele Gates (L), co-chairman of a Wichita University student campaign to transfer the university from city to state control, and Harry F. Corbin, university president, are shown in victory handclasp Tuesday night after voters gave overwhelming approval to the transfer."
Date: May 15, 1963
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0240.0308]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "A 10-year contract as University of Wichita football coach was signed Tuesday by Jack Mitchell (left) while Wichita U president Harry Corbin looks on."
Date: November 10, 1954
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.1073]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Mass of wreckage was left after this Oklahoma cattle truck hit a Wichita turnpike gate, killing two attendants. WICHITA--Two counts of fourth degree manslaughter were filed against the driver of an empty cattle truck that rammed into two tollbooths of the Kansas turnpike Wednesday, killing two attendants. The charges were filed against John L. Pettyjohn, 35, of Hugo, Okla. He was arraigned on the two counts by Common Pleas Court Judge Nicholas Klein. A bond of $1,000 was set and the case was placed on the May 27 court docket at which time a preliminary hearing may be scheduled. Killed in the accident were Albert J. Engbrecht, 58, Wichita, and Wilbert Kunkel, 54, of Douglass, Kan. Both victims had received their 10-year employment pins last fall from Kansas Turnpike Authority officials. Pettyjohn received only a bump on his head and did not require hospitalization."
Date: May 14, 1970
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0226.0487]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "While most of the demonstrations and classes were held for groups, the cadets could break away occasionally for some private instruction."
Date: August 12, 1963
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0226.0483]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "More that 195 Civil Air Patrol cadets from Oklahoma and Arkansas swarmed into McConnell Air Force base in Wichita, Kan., recently for a week of air force life."
Date: August 12, 1963
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society