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30 Acres of Corn Destroyed via Flood on Finn Creek Farm

Description: Photograph of a stripped cornfield on Finn Creek farm after flooded destroyed nearly 30 acres of corn. The back of the photograph proclaims, “Nearly 30 acres of corn lost to flood on Finn Creek. Yield of corn not washed out by flood cut down.”
Date: July 19, 1950
Creator: Putman, Jack
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

30 Acres of Corn Destroyed via Flood on Finn Creek Farm

Description: Photograph of a stripped cornfield on Finn Creek farm after flooded destroyed nearly 30 acres of corn. The back of the photograph proclaims, "Nearly 30 acres of corn lost to flood on Finn Creek. Yield of corn not washed out by flood cut down."
Date: July 19, 1950
Creator: Putman, Jack
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

1700 Block of Northeast 23rd in Oklahoma City

Description: Photograph of 1700 Block of Northeast 23rd in Oklahoma City in the Capitol Advertising Company Account.
Date: April 1950
Creator: Meyers Photo Shop
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

1700 Block of Northeast 23rd in Oklahoma City

Description: Photograph of 1700 Block of Northeast 23rd in Oklahoma City in the Capitol Advertising Company Account.
Date: April 1950
Creator: Meyers Photo Shop
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0011]

Description: Photograph of two men near crumpled plane. Caption: "One Man Killed- This is what was left of an airplane in which a Dallas oilman tried to fly under the guy-wire of an oil rig two miles east of Lawton. Robert Dee McCain, 29, the oilman, was killed in the crash. Highway patrolman who investigated said they believed McCain, a former combat pilot, was killed almost instantly when the light private plane struck the cable. At the highest point the wire was about 50 feet above the ground and tapered to earth 125 feet away. The mishap occurred about noon Saturday."
Date: February 27, 1950
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0217]

Description: Bootlegger's plane crashed upside down. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "City Plane Skids Into Limelight Again. Plane belongs to Orville Lindsay Chambless, city bootlegger. This plane is well known to Oklahoma county law enforcement officers. They have tried to seize it several times because they said it was hauling whiskey. It cracked up early Wednesday at Wiley Post airport."
Date: January 1, 1950
Creator: Killian, Thomas F.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0229]

Description: Men surveying the wreckage of a military plane. Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "C-47 Battered in Fatal Crash at Tinker Airbase. The crash of a C-47 transport plane at Tinker Air Force base Monday morning demolished the front of the ship but left the fuselage undamaged."
Date: June 19, 1950
Creator: United States. Air Force.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0252]

Description: Wreckage of passenger plane in a field. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company.
Date: June 19, 1950
Creator: Tinker Air Force Base (Okla.)
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.B0308.0086]

Description: Photograph of a man wearing a baseball uniform in profile walking.
Date: June 23, 1950
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0310.0038]

Description: Photograph isof two men in baseball uniforms. One man has his leg outstretched and toe touching a base in the infield of a baseball diamond while the other man has a ball in a baseball mitt on his hand touching the other man's foot. Caption: "Scout Joe McDermott, a veteran of the Yankee system who lives in Sioux City, shows first baseman Eddie Dixon how it should be done."
Date: April 11, 1950
Creator: McLaughlin, Al
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0312.0066]

Description: Photograph is of a man standing outside a car with his coat draped over his arm looking at the ground. Caption: "The Korean war got all mixed up in a minor traffic accident Monday."
Date: November 13, 1950
Creator: Hauton, Robert
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0317.0323]

Description: Photograph is a head shot of a man wearing a baseball jersey and baseball cap. Caption: "Grant Dunlap"
Date: May 10, 1950
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0317.0334]

Description: Photograph is of two men in baseball uniforms sitting on a bench. one is leaning his arm on the shoulder of the other and showing him a baseball. Caption: "You're hitting that thing pretty good," Dallas manger Charlie Grimm, left, tells outfielder Grant Dunlap."
Date: June 30, 1950
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0326.0343]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Among the committee members planning the fifth annual Beaux arts ball are (left) to right) Mrs. E. Coy Harlin jr., 1922 NW 22; Mrs. F. Allen Brooks, 1101 NW 41, and Mrs. Donald S. Kennedy, 6616 Hillcrest."
Date: October 5, 1950
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0358.0044]

Description: Photograph is of a man wearing a naval uniform standing in front of a black car shining the front headlight. Caption: "Seaman J. E. Emerson polishes up the new automobile he won on a dollar investment."
Date: August 18, 1950
Creator: Killian, Thomas F.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0366.0034]

Description: Photograph is of a man sitting in a chair with three small children surrounding him. Caption: "James Evans, 21, kept his fingers crossed Tuesday, hoping he'll win the Big Family contest for young fathers."
Date: June 13, 1950
Creator: Pyer, Ronald
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0411.0160]

Description: Photograph is of five men in suits observing a big press with the press iron top raised up above the pressing platform. Caption: "A giant press in the Oklahoma division yards of the Rock Island railroad at El Reno received a close inspection Saturday morning by several of the railroad's big officials who stopped during a routine inspection of the line."
Date: May 6, 1950
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

2012.201.B0413.0136

Description: Photograph of two young people posing above a box that reads " Top. This End Up. Fragile." Caption: "Time and events Thursday were crowding Terrell Feistel and Carolyn Freeling, who are shown above giving final instructions on assembly methods for her Bikini atom blast reproduction which Terrell will set up Friday morning in Franklin Institute, Philadelphia."
Date: May 17, 1950
Creator: Owen, A. Y.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0415.0096]

Description: Photograph is of a man wearing a baseball uniform and hat sitting with his elbow on his knee looking towards the ground.
Date: October 24, 1950
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society
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