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[2012.201.B0051.0059]

Description: Two men and a young boy are shown inspecting the burned shell of a crop dusting plane in the middle of a field. Photo was taken during the day in a dirt field. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "BURNED WRECKAGE of a crop dusting plane"
Date: September 6, 1960
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0204]

Description: A large crowd of on-lookers at a plane crash near Altus, Oklahoma. The man in the foreground is wearing a holstered weapon. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Crash at Altus"
Date: June 12, 1934
Creator: Studio, Moore
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0205]

Description: Large crowd of on-lookers at a plane crash site as workers load wreckage into a truck. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Crash at Altus (June 10 1934) Airplane being taken out by wrecker."
Date: June 10, 1934
Creator: Studio, Moore
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0207]

Description: A crowd of men, women and children surround a plane crash near Altus, Oklahoma. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Crash at Altus (June 10)."
Date: June 12, 1934
Creator: Moore Studio
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0208]

Description: A crumpled and wrecked airplane lies upside down in the middle of a field with wheels in the air. Harry Hentschel was killed in the accident. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Harry Hentschel killed by airplane crash."
Date: July 5, 1935
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0278]

Description: Two men setting up sonar equipment in the bed of a truck. A third man is getting a sailboat ready to launch. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Sonar equipment has been brought into the now week-old search for a missing plane and its pilot believed to have gone down in Lake Altus. A strut and wheel from the single-engine private aircraft of Altus attorney Stansell Whiteside was discovered last Friday, but the rest of the wreckage has eluded divers and is believed to be buried in the lake bottom silt. Here a specialist team from a Louisiana salvage firm adjusts sonar equipment before joining the search Tuesday."
Date: March 21, 1979
Creator: Long, Paul
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0279]

Description: Photo of a cameraman taking pictures of an aircraft that has been retrieved from a lake. The plane is upside down and two men are examining the wreckage. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The wreckage of a plane believed piloted by Altus attorney Stansell Whiteside is inspected by authorities after it was retrieved from the bottom of Altus Reservoir where it was found Thursday. Divers had failed in their efforts to locate Whiteside's body. The plane apparently crashed March 15."
Date: March 26, 1979
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0338]

Description: A man is peering into the cabin of a small plane that is laying upside down just past a runway. Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "STRONG CROSS-WINDS flipped this Cessna 172 as Larry Waller, an Altus businessman, taxied for a takeoff in Altus Tuesday."
Date: April 13, 1971
Creator: Long, Paul
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0311.0473]

Description: Photograph is of a man in a military flight suit sitting at a desk signing paperwork. Caption: "First Lt. Arthur L. Dozier of the 11th Air Refueling Squadron at Altus Air Force Base recently took the reins of responsibility as an aircraft commander of a KC-135 Stratotanker."
Date: May 30, 1966
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0422.0253]

Description: Photograph is of two boys wearing plaid shirts each leading a calf by a leash. There is a man standing near the boys and calves holding the leash to one of the calves while the boy is shaving the hair of the calf. Caption: "Big league help is given brothers Keith and Don McCombs of Warren in Jackson county. They are headed for the Oklahoma 4-H and FFA Livestock Show in Oklahoma City, March 11-15 with their steers. The helper is former Jackson county 4-H member Eddie Fisher, star pitcher for the Chicago White Sox, spending the winter months on his youth baseball camp at Warren. Keith, left, is 13 and Don 12. Both are members of the Warren 4-H club."
Date: March 3, 1966
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Altus City Square

Description: Photograph of a post card of City Square, Altus, OK. Printed by Colourpicture, Boston, MA. Published by Lemon-Mount, Altus, OK.
Date: unknown
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Altus High School

Description: Photograph of Altus High School, Altus, OK.
Date: unknown
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Altus, OK

Description: Photograph of Altus, OK.
Date: unknown
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Altus, OK

Description: Photograph of an aerial view, looking northwest, of Altus, OK.
Date: May 15, 1939
Creator: Barnes Aerial Surveys
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Basement Box 51.0040]

Description: Caption: "by visitors to the annual Jackson County Free Fair in Altus are the livestock exhibits." People look at cattle.
Date: September 10, 1965
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

BASEMENT BOX 67.0447

Description: Photograph taken during daylight of the charred wreckage of a burned building and gas pumps. Caption: "Jackson County Landmark established in 1890 - the Martha Mercantile Store - was destroyed by fire Wednesday after the building apparently was struck by a bolt of lighting. The longtime general merchandise store, which had added a gas station for modern times, was owned by Mrs. C. H. Doughty. She estimated loss at $25,000."
Date: May 15, 1969
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

BASEMENT BOX 67.0448

Description: Photograph of a firefighter extinguishing a gas station on fire. Caption: "Firefighters battle Sunday blaze at a Martha service station. Officials believe children playing with fireworks accidentally may have started the blaze."
Date: March 14, 1971
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Bus Terminal

Description: Photograph of the exterior of the bus terminal, Altus, OK.
Date: 1920s~
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Canning Exhibit

Description: Photograph of a canning exhibit on shelves outside a house.
Date: 1928
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Chestnut Street Bridge

Description: Photograph of the Chestnut Street bridge, Altus, OK.
Date: unknown
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Child

Description: Photograph of an UNIDENTIFIED child and a life sized doll.
Date: unknown
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Children

Description: Photograph of two UNIDENTIFIED children with a bicycle and a life sized doll.
Date: unknown
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Citizens State Bank Building

Description: Photograph of the exterior of the Citizens State Bank Building, Altus, OK.
Date: unknown
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

City Hospital

Description: Photograph of the exterior of the City Hospital, Altus, OK.
Date: 1920s~
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society