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[2012.201.B0051.0045]

Description: Aerial shot of investigators searching the remains of an airplane crash in a field over a large distance. Debris field is spread over a wide area with the actual airplane circled and crash field outlined. Crash site is located near Shattuck, Oklahoma. Photograph taken by an Oklahoma Publishing Company staff member. Caption: "FIERY AIR CRASH near Shattuck on Monday killed four Kansans."
Date: July 4, 1960
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0088]

Description: The remains of s single-engine Cesna 150 crash near Rockwell & Northwest Expressway in Oklahoma City. Several men survey the damage in the dark. The four plane occupants escaped with minor injuries after their engine stopped during 'extreme turbulence'. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Four persons walked away with minor injuries after this Cessna 150 crashed about 9:30 p.m. Sunday near Rockwell and Northwest Express, less than a mile from the Wiley Post Airport's main north-south runway. Escaping with minor injuries were the pilot, Dean Eggleston, 2525 NW 50, his wife, Hazel, and their children, Brittany,7, and Melanie,5. Eggleston told investigators the plane's engine stopped during "extreme turbulence" while traveling about 85 to 95 mph and the craft crashed nose first."
Date: November 4, 1979
Creator: Grier, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0132]

Description: Photograph of a lone, small piece of what remains of a plane lies among tall grass. The close-up view shows the square piece of plane with a piece of fabric attached. Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company.
Date: June 4, 1970
Creator: Taylor, Robert
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0133]

Description: Close-up of twisted remains of an airplane among tall grass. Trees and a field can be seen in the background. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company.
Date: June 4, 1970
Creator: Taylor, Robert
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0135]

Description: Close-up of burned out plane wreckage. A small fence and tall grasses can be see in the background. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company.
Date: June 4, 1970
Creator: Taylor, Robert
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0144]

Description: Damaged propeller on the ground. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Twisted propeller, above, was wrenched from one engine when a seven-passenger Beechcraft crashed just after midnight Wednesday in far north Oklahoma City. Four persons were killed and one critically injured, all linked to Mid-Continent Life Insurance Co. Seat, below, was among numerous item strewn along the plane's flaming path in a wheat field."
Date: June 4, 1970
Creator: Taylor, Robert
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0145]

Description: Seat from plane crash lying in a field. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Twisted propeller, above, was wrenched from one engine when a seven-passenger Beechcraft crashed just after midnight Wednesday in far north Oklahoma City. Four persons were killed and one critically injured, all linked to Mid-Continent Life Insurance Co. Seat, below, was among numerous item strewn along the plane's flaming path in a wheat field."
Date: June 4, 1970
Creator: Taylor, Robert
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0146]

Description: Scorched remains of a plane near a field. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Dark area in center background shows scorching path of plane after it hit wheat field. Two Oklahoma City insurance officials and the wife and daughter of a colleague were killed shortly after midnight Wednesday in the flaming crash of a private plane in far northwest Oklahoma City. The dead: FRANK J. HAVELKA, 49, the pilot. G. JAMES HUSTON JR., 37. MRS. NEIL BRATT. CANDACE BRATT, 15, her daughter. Bratt, the sole survivor, is in critical condition in Baptist Hospital with multiple injuries. All With Firm - The five were en route home from the Dallas-Fort Worth area in a twin-engined Beechcraft owned by Mid-Continent Life Insurance Co. when the plane dived into a muddy field. All were affiliated with the firm."
Date: June 4, 1970
Creator: Taylor, Robert
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0283]

Description: Federal Aviation Administration investigator examining the wreckage of a small aircraft in a field. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Federal Aviation Administration investigator Clifford G. Sheker probes the wreckage of an experimental airplane that crashed north of Edmond Saturday, killing the pilot, 32-year-old Raymond Melvin Glover of Spencer, and a passenger, Kevin Lee Johnson, 22, of Oklahoma City. the cause of the crash had not been determined late Saturday, but authorities said the aircraft appeared to be well made."
Date: November 4, 1979
Creator: Grier, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0371]

Description: An Oklahoma Highway Patrolman peering into the cabin of a crashed airplane. The plane has flipped and has extensive damage to the front. The plane crashed in a field near a wooded area. Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Trooper Gene Knox examines wreckage of plane which crashed Friday near Marlow."
Date: March 4, 1967
Creator: Cary, Pee Wee
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0230.0590]

Description: A photograph showing Oklahoma City attorney and gubernatorial candidate William O. Coe, a Democrat, receiving primary election news via the telephone. Coe lost the Democratic nomination to future governor Johnston Murray. Caption: "Elections are not over until clear majorities are reported and Tuesday night William O. Coe, trailing Johnston Murray in the gubernatorial battle, was still hopeful of seeing his own total increase as later returns came in."
Date: July 4, 1950
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0300.0084]

Description: Photograph is of a large group of people in an office area looking around the room. Caption: "Of Tinker Air Force Base was given to the Del City Chamber of Commerce and their guests Monday."
Date: May 4, 1965
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0311.0099]

Description: Photograph is of a young woman wearing a dress with cherry blossoms standing among cherry blossoms on a branch. Caption: "Radio actress, former Rhodanelle Rader"
Date: March 4, 1946
Creator: Meek, Richard B.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0316.0780]

Description: Photograph of a man posing with a can of Mother Penn Motor Oil. Caption: "John L. Dryer still has one of the original types of containers 'Mother Penn' motor oil was sold in. The trade mark bears the picture of his mother, Mrs. Minnie Dyer. The present product is marketed in a blue container as small as a quart size."
Date: April 4, 1966
Creator: Traverse, Austin
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0417.0044]

Description: Photograph is of a man and woman sitting behind a table with a microphone on the desk. Caption: "West Point cadet Peter N. Fikaris , 213 West Eubanks Street , Oklahoma City , meets Czech actress Helga Schubertova during visit to Radio Free Europe studios in West Germany."
Date: August 4, 1954
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0422.0280]

Description: Photograph id of three military men looking over a newspaper on a desk. Caption: "Former doughboys in the 45th infantry division soon will be reading the 45th Division News, the paper they read during the European campaigns. The first issue of the revived Thunderbird paper will be off the press in two weeks."
Date: November 4, 1947
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Basement Box 51.0092]

Description: Caption: "Wrecked by fire, this wing of the R.M. Hollingshead Corp. oil filter manufacturing plant, 2400 NE 4, is in ruins today from a Wednesday night blaze apparently caused by lightning."
Date: September 4, 1969
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Basement Box 51.0176]

Description: Caption: "A TIMID MODEL, the Oklahoma City Zoo's baby Tapir, huddles in a corner as Mrs. Sally Fitzgerald sketches a picture, while her 8-year-old daughter, Lauren, watches. Mrs. Fitzgerald will teach art in the Zoo's Summer Safari Courses which begin Monday." Woman draws picture of a Tapir while her daughter watches.
Date: June 4, 1971
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society