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Range Cover Evaluation

Description: Photograph of aerial view of range cover evaluation plot 17. Bare ground, poor condition; unused. No cover, except algea crust on soil surface. Soil splashed was 21,824 lbs. per acre, detachability 27% of standard sand. Water retained on plot during 20 minute test was 0. 95 in. , 47% water lost 1. 07 in. , 55%.
Date: January 21, 1949
Creator: Osborn, Ben O.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Firewood

Description: Photograph of firewood being loaded for transportation to Amarillo, TX. This firewood is cut from supposedly "worthless" native timber.
Date: 1967-01-XX
Creator: Heidlage, Robert F.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Oklahoma Conservation Commision

Description: Photograph of Walter Woolley, Jr, Chairman Okla. Conservation Commissions, Speaker - Okla. Assoc. of Conservation Districts Convention.
Date: January 14, 1974
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Oklahoma Conservation Commision

Description: Photograph of Walter Woolley, Jr, Chairman Okla. Conservation Commissions, Speaker - Okla. Assoc. of Conservation Districts Convention.
Date: January 14, 1974
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Oklahoma Conservation Commision

Description: Photograph of Lourence Drake, President of Oklahoma Association of Conservatino Districts.
Date: January 14, 1974
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Oklahoma Conservation Commision

Description: Photograph of Leonard Solomon, Executive Director Oklahoma Conservation Commission. Okla. Association of Conservation Districts Convention.
Date: January 14, 1974
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Oklahoma Conservation Commision

Description: Photograph of Senator Herschal Crow, Speaker Oklahoma Conservation Commission. Okla. Association of Conservation Districts Convention.
Date: January 14, 1974
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Composite Surface Soil Sample

Description: Photograph of J. A. Killough in fifth of a series; How to take a compostie surface soil sample. After soil is taken from each spot selected from the area to be treated it is thoroughly mixed. Two or three hand fulls of this mixed sample is placed in a clean bag and tagged with required information. Sample should not be mixed from different areas to be treated.
Date: January 25, 1955
Creator: Gamble, M. D.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Composite Surface Soil Sample

Description: Photograph of J. A. Killough in fourth of a series: How to take a composite surface soil sample. After you have taken a thin slice of soil from the hole, take a core about a half inch wide from the center of the slice and place in a clean bucket. Repeat for each spot selected within the field or area to be sampled.
Date: January 25, 1955
Creator: Gamble, M. D.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Composite Surface Soil Sample

Description: Photograph of J. A. Killough in third of a series: How to take a composite surface soil sample. Dig hole depth of surface soil through plow depth. Then take a thin slice of soil (1/2" to 3/4" thick) from the hole. This is repeated from each spot selected within the field or area to be sampled.
Date: January 25, 1955
Creator: Gamble, M. D.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Composite Surface Soil Sample

Description: Photograph of J. A. Killough in second of a series: How to take a composite surface soil sample. At each spot the plant growth, trash or mulch is cleared from the ground where the hole is to be dug.
Date: January 25, 1955
Creator: Gamble, M. D.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Composite Surface Soil Sample

Description: Photograph of J. A. Killough in first of a series: How to take a composite surface soil sample. Farmer planning to take his soil sample, necessary equipment, a sharpshooter or spade and a clean bucket.
Date: January 25, 1955
Creator: Gamble, M. D.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Double Creek Retention Reservoir

Description: Photograph of Double Creek Site 5 detention reservoir. See also OK 3-4. Construction completed 11-11-54
Date: 1955-01-XX
Creator: Brune, G. M.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Soil Sample

Description: Empty envelope J. A. Killough preparing for soil sampling with an Oliver soil sampling tube.
Date: January 25, 1955
Creator: Gamble, M. D.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Sugar Creek Watershed Raw Gully

Description: Photograph of raw gully planted to trees on area 204 gully treatment of Sugar Creek Watershed of the Washita River. First of a series.
Date: January 19, 1961
Creator: Wall, R. N.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Sugar Creek Gully

Description: Photograph of view of gully on which treatment is planned under the Sugar Creek flood prevention plan. This is located in Caddo County.
Date: 1959-01-XX
Creator: Wall, R. N.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Sugar Creek Watershed

Description: Photograph of diversion terrace constructed as part of the critical gully treatment on area 205, Sugar Creek Watershed of the Washita River. First of a series.
Date: January 19, 1961
Creator: Wall, R. N.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Sugar Creek Watershed

Description: Photograph of men planting trees on area 206. Gully treatment on Sugar Creek watershed of the Washita River.
Date: January 9, 1961
Creator: Wall, R. N.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Sugar Creek Flood Prevention

Description: Photograph of flood prevention, J. W. Quinall, Contractor, left, being instructed on planting trees in gullied areas by SCS Forester Herb Wells, right, as Bill Trompler, State Forester, looks on.
Date: January 9, 1961
Creator: Wall, R. N.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Sugar Creek Gully Treatment

Description: Photograph of men seeding grass on area 204, gully treatment on Sugar Creek of the Washita River. SCS Inspector Eddie Day on the drill.
Date: January 18, 1961
Creator: Wall, R. N.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Sugar Creek Flood Prevention Site 206

Description: Photograph of flood prevention by cultivating rim plantings of black locust trees on site 205, Sugar Creek. Trees set out in January 1961. H. C. Cross operating equipment. Cecil White, SCS, inspector on job.
Date: January 12, 1961
Creator: Prickett, B. P.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Washita Watershed Wildhorse Creek Sub-Watershed

Description: Photograph of slood prevention structure. Anti-seep collar. Steel in place and ready to pour concrete in bottom section.
Date: January 3, 1957
Creator: Cornforth, Kenneth
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Washita Watershed Wildhorse Creek Sub-Watershed

Description: Photograph of flood prevention structure. Conceret pipe broken in two, to be used at municipal structure intake.
Date: January 3, 1957
Creator: Cornforth, Kenneth
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Washita Watershed Wildhorse Creek Sub-Watershed

Description: Photograph of flood prevention structure. Forms and steel in place in base of municipal structure.
Date: January 3, 1957
Creator: Cornforth, Kenneth
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society
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