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[Photograph 2012.201.B1408.0088]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Claude R. Wickard, a Secretary of Agriculture under President Fanklin D. Roosevelt, was killed today in as auto-truck collision near Delphi, Ind."
Date: April 11, 1956
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1416.0246]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "It's just possible that serious historians and folklore fanciers might force an improvement in televisions and paperback westerns."
Date: October 30, 1964
Creator: Wood, Tony
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1408.0085]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company.
Date: November 5, 1956
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.b1270.0474]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Bob Sweikert of Indianapolis, winner of last year's Indianapolis 500-mile auto race, was killed Sunday when his own sprint car leaped over a guard rail, sailed through a photographer's booth (injuring two) and burst into flames in a nearby field. (Survived by wife Dolores, and three children; Lynette, 10; Stephen, 7; and Johnene, 2 1 / 2)"
Date: 1956
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.b1270.0477]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Winner of the rich Indianapolis 500 this year, Bob Sweikert of Indianapolis will make his second appearance on an Oklahoma City track at the fairgrounds halfmiler Sunday."
Date: July 14, 1955
Creator: O'Dell & Shields Studios
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1408.0092]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Claude R. Wichard, Franklin D. Roosevelt's last secretary of agriculture, acknowledges cheers of Indiana state Democratic convention delegates last night after being nominated for the U.S. Senate."
Date: June 27, 1956
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1432.0620]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Robert Griffin of Oral Roberts University flies into Kevin Sprewer of Loyola Sunday during the championship game of the Midwestern City Conference Tournament at Evansville, Ind."
Date: 1980
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1432.0675]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Manager Lou Boudreau, center, of world champion Cleveland Indians talks with Del Baker, left, former coach of Boston Red Sox and now manager of the Sacramento Club."
Date: December 9, 1948
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1393.0270]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Collecting a record purse of $124,515 for winning the Indianapolis 500 is Rodger Ward, right."
Date: June 3, 1962
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1431.0131]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "THE LEADER: Beverly Hanson, left, of Indio, Calif., looks over the score card of Joyce Ziske, Milwaukee, Wis., after they scored 73's to lead the first round of the LPGA tournament at French Lick, Ind."
Date: 1959
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1408.0089]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Claude Raymond Wickard, 74, an Indiana hog farmer who was secretary of agriculture during World War II, was killed Saturday in an automobile-truck collision."
Date: 1967
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1393.0269]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "A happy team is the duo of Rodger Ward, left, and Len Sutton, who finished one-two in the Indianapolis 500 Wednesday."
Date: May 31, 1962
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.b1270.0475]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Here's the trio that teamed together to win the most famous auto race of 'em all - the 1955 Indianapolis 500-miler. L-r, Bob Sweikert, driver; Jack Zink, Owner; and chief mechanic A.J. Watson."
Date: June 1, 1955
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1416.0280]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Associated Press Portable Wirephoto transmitter in operation at the 500 mile race."
Date: unknown
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1370.0646]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Roy Wilkins, executive director of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, said Tuesday the rallying cry of the Nixon administration has been "law and order.. . by which it meant law and order for Negro criminals."
Date: July 3, 1973
Creator: Associated Press
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.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.B1389.0435]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "J. Wilfred Walker, minister of the First Christian Church of Midwest City, has been named chairman of directors of the Board of Church Extension of Disciples of Christ (Christian Churches) ."
Date: 1966
Creator: Disciples of Christ Church Extension Board
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.b1270.0473]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Bob Sweikert sits happily in his Zink Special and receives the traditional victory kisses from his wife, Dolores (left) and singer Dinah Shore following his triumph in the 500-mile Indianapolis racing classic."
Date: May 31, 1955
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1393.0267]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Two drivers who smashed Indianapolis Motor Speedway qualifying records over the weekend and defending champion Rodger Ward will start abreast at the front of the 44th 500-mile race field May 30."
Date: May 16, 1960
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1393.0273]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Race driver Rodger Ward of Indianapolis leans againstthe large shaft that indicates the starting position of the cars in the May 31 Indianapolis 500 as he spends a long week waiting to qualify for a starting berth."
Date: May 20, 1965
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society