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[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0087]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Upstream lock gate on Arkansas River navigation system, Lock and Dam No. 13 near Barling, southeast of Ft. Smith, Ark."
Date: December 20, 1969
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0089]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The push of a button Saturday at Lock and Dam No. 13 southeast of Fort Smith lowered 100-ton gates into the Arkansas River, linking river navigation facilities between Arkansas and Oklahoma. This will tie Oklahoma trade markets to the oceans of the world."
Date: December 20, 1969
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0101]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "In operation, 23 years after its authorization, is Lock and Dam No. 13 on the Arkansas River. The opening of river traffic to Fort Smith, Ark., is signaled by he swirl of river waters around the closed gates of the dam. The project is expected to open the way for barge traffic to the Port of Catoosa near Tulsa by this time next year."
Date: December 20, 1969
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0125]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Giant gates along the spillway at Lock and Dam No. 13 were lowered Saturday when Mayor Allen Toothaker of Van Buren, Ark., Mayor Jack Freeze of Fort Smith, and Jim Alexander, president of the Fort Smith Chamber of Commerce, pushed these buttons."
Date: December 20, 1969
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1261.0362]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "back in Oklahoma city for a long visit is Mrs. Haylort W. Stephens, former city resident who now lives in Heber Springs, Ark."
Date: October 27, 1969
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0239.0495]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Set free by the Arkansas Pardons and Paroles Board without having to spend even one day in prison, O. H. Cooper, Harrison, had been given a two-year sentence for desecration of a grave."
Date: May 8, 1969
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1323.0198]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The students will present their program at Little Rock and then fan out across the state in an effor to recruit more youths for their movement."
Date: February 14, 1969
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0119]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "First barge shipment on the newly navigable Arkansas River is hailed by several hundred people at the Port of Little Rock - and in 1970 the waterway is scheduled to reach all the way to Catoosa, Okla. Saturday's shipment included 1,200 tons of steel from plants in Pennsylvania and West Virginia."
Date: January 5, 1969
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0135.0490]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "MASTER ARTIST of the Oklahoma Army National Guard, M. Sgt. Jack Clapp of Edmond, puts final touches on sign at Ft. Chaffee's main gate which will welcome visitors to tomorrow's Governor's Day Review."
Date: 1969
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0139.0491]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "William O. Coleman, a native of Enid, was elected a vice-president and promoted to general manager of OG&E's Arkansas division based in Fort Smith."
Date: 1969
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0409.0667]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Thomas O. Murton, former Arkansas prison superintendent, debated Robert Sarver, commissioner of corrections, before students at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville."
Date: 1969
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0096]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Corps of Engineers Dams in Arkansas have prevented over $34 million worth of flood damages since their construction. Lower right, Bull Shoals has prevented over $10 million in flood damage alone; other dams preventing flood damage are, upper left, Beaver; upper right, Norfork; and lower left, Greers Ferry."
Date: December 4, 1968
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0104]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Corps of Engineers Dams in Arkansas have prevented over $34 million worth of flood damages since their construction. Lower right, Bull Shoals has prevented over $10 million in flood damage alone; other dams preventing flood damage are, upper left, Beaver; upper right, Norfork; and lower left, Greers Ferry."
Date: December 4, 1968
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1092.0573]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "This is a view from the Arkansas River of the Dardanelle Rock, one of the outstanding landmarks along the river that is in danger of destruction."
Date: October 10, 1968
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0097]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Mrs. David D. Terry, widow of the former Arkansas congressman, stands with Rep. Wilbur Mills, D-Ark. (in sunglasses), and her son, William L. Terry, beside the plaque marking the David D. Terry Lock and Dam on the Arkansas River."
Date: October 4, 1968
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0106]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Arkansas River navigation to a point near Little Rock, Ark., will be marked October 4 with ceremonies at the David D. Terry Lock and Dam. President Johnson is expected to attend the rites near Scott, Ark."
Date: August 28, 1968
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0118]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Arkansas River navigation to a point near Little Rock, Ark., will be marked October 4 with ceremonies at the David D. Terry Lock and Dam. President Johnson is expected to attend the rites near Scott, Ark."
Date: August 28, 1968
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1098.0530]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "FOES MEET-Republican Gov. Winthrop Rockefeller (left) and Marion H. Crank, his Democratic opponent in the November general election, crossed path here today at a meeting of the Arkansas Broadciation."
Date: August 22, 1968
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0232.0406]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "greeted S-4 John. W. Coleman, Tulsa, this week during Oklahoma Army National Guard summer camp at Fort Chaffee, Ark"
Date: August 21, 1968
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society