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[Photograph 2012.201.OVZ001.2020]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "(Aerial photo of a supply/wood yard with smoke coming out, trucks and people inside it, roads, vehicles, and more. Backside handwriting: "Kiowa, Kan., Fire March 23, 1966."
Date: March 23, 1966
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.OVZ001.2021]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "(Photo of numerous people on a yard that is steaming going throughtout, raking, lumber all around, a house in the background, and more. Backside handwriting: "Kiowa, Kan. March 23, 1966."
Date: March 23, 1966
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.OVZ001.1672]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "(Photo of a block-size huge two-story building, the building's wih an elevated dome, many entrances, other buildings in the background, and more. Backside tag: "The national Theater, or Palace of Fine Arts, in Mexico City.")"
Date: 1941
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.OVZ001.1673]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "(Photo of a man in a jacket and wearing a hat walking the field, his horse is just behind him walking with its head at the ground, snow covered mountains in the background, and more. Backside tag: "Mexican farmer in the shadow of Mount Ixtaccihuatl, 'The sleeping Woman.'")"
Date: 1941
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.OVZ001.1675]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "(Photo of a kitchen/kitchenette with pans hanging on the right wall, a table/oven with pottery on it, bookshelve in the rear, and more. Backside tag: "Interior of a Mexican kitchen, showing the eartenware vessels.")"
Date: 1941
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.OVZ001.9671]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Just before rescue party started back to civilization from wrecked airliner in Adirondacks. L to R: R.W. Hambrook, passenger; John Pertrello; J.W. Brown; Dale Dryer; Lester Pertrello, and Floyd Kreutzer. Fertellos and Kreutzer are rescuers."
Date: January 1, 1935
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.OVZ001.5099]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "(photo of a three-story house with a large roman-style columns at the porch, a two-story add-on, lawn, and more. Backside: "Ai Beta Phi house")"
Date: January 28, 1963
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.OVZ001.7894]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "(photo of a group of guys sitting in chairs around a table, a few sitting at the wall at top left, and more. Backside handwriting: "George Nigh Lt. Gov of Oklah - visit to OSU.")"
Date: May 15, 1970
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.OVZ001.1186]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "(Photo of many firemen hosing down a fire with a vehicle in the view, a street sign of S.W. 55/59(?) at top middle, and more. Backside typing: "Firemen fight blow-torch fire at SW 59 and Blackwelder after truck crashed into natural gas main.")"
Date: January 19, 1965
Creator: Heaton, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.OVZ001.8006]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Exitment had reached a fever pitch as everyone waited. A photographer, one of a group of newsmen on 24-hour-a-day watch at the scene , suggested to his boss that it was time to give up: "Nothing is going to happen out there." For five days. Oil drillers had "fished" more than a mile bellow ground for drilling tools lost in the hole. Their progress was slowed by gas bubbles rising in the test. The well had already established itself as a gas producer, anyhow. Many were willing to settle for that. The grumbling photographer met the reporter who was to relieve him on watch. He got into his car, started to drive away. An off-duty driller stopped him, began to spin tales of big fields and rich production. At the drilling site, the crew showed a flurry of excitement. On man rushed to the boilers and began working. She's gonna blow in!" the driller said to the photographer and reporter. Alvin Rucker, the photographer, began to set up his camera. Another crew member ran toward the rear parking area. "You'll better move those cars if you want to save them" he cried.Morris Moore, the reporter, took him at his word. Leaving Rucker at the scene, Moore "raced" at 30 miles an hour to a farmhouse nearby where he new there was a telephone. He called his editor. As the editor's phone rang, a plume of white water rose half-way up the derrick. Hearts Sank. Then the plume changed color, to the greenish gold of crude oil, and bedlam broke loose. "We've got one!" shouted Moore into the telephone. That time was 3 p.m. - thirty years ago: Oklahoma City's oil field was born. The roaring infant grew lustily. Almost ...
Date: November 29, 1958
Creator: Matheson, Mandell
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.OVZ001.7363]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Picture easy by George Tapscott, Daily Oklahoman photographer, dramatized the bleak scenes lighted by returning sunshine Saturday after a night of tornado terror in three Oklahoma communities. The twisters, roaring in with a wave of winter thunderstorms, smashed the entire Konawa business district, damaged a Stratford Main Street area and belted a mile-wide stretch of 30 Wewoka residential blocks. Damage at Konawa alone was estimated at $1.5 million, with more than 50 homes git as well as every business building...Although Konawa had the biggest mop-up job (35 state highway department workers used 15 pieces of heavy equipment until noon Saturday just to make streets passable) many other areas were cluttered with lesser debris. (photo tag: Gaping front of Watts Funeral Home shows vicious force of Konawa twister.)"
Date: February 18, 1961
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.OVZ001.8389]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Gruesome Twosome shown basking in the noonday sun are not holdouts from any upcoming horror picture but are only a pair of black rhinos at Lincoln Park Zoo. Their groteque appearnces give us an early look at something akin to Halloween with all its witches, goblins and other trick or treaters."
Date: 1964
Creator: Heaton, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.OVZ001.8772]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Giant Television Classes, being tried experimentally in the Oklahoma City schools this year, held first sessions Wednesday. Seventh graders above intently watching their first TV natural science lesson are enrolled in the biggest of the class group, about 400 strudents at Taft junior high. The class meets in the auditorium. At the same time, nearly 200 more Taft seventh graders watch the TV lesson in the school cafeteria. Other giant TV classes are being conducted at Northwest Classen and Capitol Hill highschools in American history."
Date: September 3, 1958
Creator: Traverse, Austin
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.OVZ001.5235]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "Putting finishing touches on a robot are, left, Jack Mowdy jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Jack Mowdy sr., 2801 SW 83, and Randy Starr, son of Wesley Starr, 2832 SW 82. They are members of Cub Pack 205, which is sponsored by the Fairveiw P-TA."
Date: November 19, 1964
Creator: Heaton, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.OVZ001.2289]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "Both pictures were made at approximately the same time of the morning but Tuesday everbody was at home with Santa Claus. Wednesday folks went back to work and Christmas neckties were being exchanged a mile a minute all up and down the main stem."
Date: December 25, 1951
Creator: McLaughlin, Al
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.OVZ001.0117]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Future site of a $7 million federal courthouse is outlined by the dotted line in thyis photo taken from the top of the Oklahoma Natural Gas Co. building. The view looks east, showing a portion of the present federal building on the right. The site is south of NW 4 between Harvey and Robinson, immediately north of the federal building. The architectural-engineering contract for the building reportedly has been signed by the General Service administration, but is has not been formally announced."
Date: October 30, 1957
Creator: King, Cliff
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.OVZ001.4063]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "(Aerial photo of a large building area on the bottom right, clear area on the left side of the train tracks that go from the bottom right to the top middle, housing in the upper area, and more. Backside handwriting: "Sante Fe Industrial Area.")"
Date: May 1, 1953
Creator: Killian, Thomas F.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.OVZ001.4496]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "Inflatable theater is this navy-marine semiglobe with an extra-wide three dimensional screen to allow state fair visitors to view a 9-minute film of the navy and marines in action. The effect of the three dimensional "hemispheric screen" is to put the viewer in the pilot's seat of jet plane taking off from an aircraf carrier making a shore bombardment. the rubber ballon, which seats 220 persons, is supported by air pressure and stands in the main plaza of the fairgrounds."
Date: September 20, 1967
Creator: Wood, Tony
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society