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[Photograph 2012.201.B1412.0248]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Pvt. Willie Williams, right of Gary, Ind., breaks the tape in shattering the official world record for the 100-meter run for the second time within 72 hours with a brilliant sprint of 10.1 seconds in Berlin Sunday."
Date: August 6, 1956
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1268.0153]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "If American diver Jenne Stunyo, of Gray, Indiana, dives as well as she looks, the Americans should pick up plenty of points in the upcoming Olympic games."
Date: November 20, 1956
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1412.0247]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Pvt. Willie J. Williams, 24-year-old former University of Illinois sprinter, Friday battered the world's record for the 100-meter dash at an Internetional Military track meet in Hitler-built Olympic stadium."
Date: August 4, 1956
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0390.0092]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Eugene McCune of Munster, Ind., rolled his way to the lead in $200,000 Quality Inns International Summer Classic at Edmond's Boulevard Bowl."
Date: July 24, 1990
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0224.0475]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "A 15- Year-old boy , Ernie Chmiel,spent a tense two hours in a walk-in safe Saturday, but workman pounded a hole in it and got him out unhurt."
Date: December 30, 1956
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0233.0634]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Charged in gun death of four is Mrs. Opal Collins, Hammond, Ind. She is accused of shooting to death her husband and three of his family Saturday night following an argument."
Date: May 29, 1956
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0233.0638]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Mrs. Opal Collins, 25, a slayer of four, collapsed in a Gary, Ind., court Friday when she was sentenced to die in the electric chair. She is the first woman in Indiana history to receive a death sentence."
Date: October 27, 1956
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0233.0635]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Hammond, Ind. Mrs. Opal Collins, 25, shown above in the Hammond jail is accused of slaying her husband, Ben Jr., 28, a paraplegic veteran; His mother, Mrs. Julia Collins, and his sisters, Mary Sue, 11 and Martha Ann, 14."
Date: May 28, 1956
Creator: Internation News Photos
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0233.0640]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Pretty brunette Opal Agnes Collins, 26, charged with the beserk murders of her husband and three other members of the family is shown as she took the witness stand Tuesday."
Date: October 24, 1956
Creator: International News Photo
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0233.0637]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "An attractive 26-year-old woman charged with the fatal shooting of her husband and three members of his family fainted Thursday as a Crown Point, Ind., prosecutors asked a criminal court grand jury to send her to the electric chair."
Date: October 26, 1956
Creator: Internation News Photos
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0233.0636]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Mrs. Opal Collins is shown in her cell in Hammond where she is under constant guard to prevent possible suicide."
Date: June 7, 1956
Creator: International News Photo
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0227.0117]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "James Clark one of the ten convicts who escaped from the Indiana State Penitentiary at Michigan City is show telling his story to Captain Matt Leach of the Indian State Police, at Hammond, IN. Sep. 29, shortly after his capture there when he attempted to engage a taxi."
Date: September 29, 1933
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society