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[2012.201.B0051.0002]

Description: Light aircraft wreckage in culvert. Daylight photo. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Death Plane- Clarence A. Baggett's plane ended a heap of rubble and Baggett was killed when this plane went into a spin and crashed. Baggett, 27, of Enid, was flying the plane owned by the Aero club Saturday when the crash occurred just north of Woodring field. Witnesses said the plane went into the spin after making a loop. Baggett was alone."
Date: November 1, 1948
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0017]

Description: Ten men are inspecting ashes of an Air Force C-45 twin engine passenger plane that crashed just south of Tinker Air Force Base. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Smoldering ashes and twisted pieces of metal are all that is left of the cockpit section of an air force C-45 twin-engine passenger plane which crashed and burned, killing the pilot, seven miles southeast of Tinker field Friday. Air Force personnel are probing through the ashes above to learn what caused the crash. The plane was circling for an approach to Tinker when it crashed. It left the Wichita, Kansas Air Force Base an hour before the crash."
Date: June 1, 1954
Creator: Killian, Thomas F.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0138]

Description: A small engine plane lies mostly intact in the tall grass on the edge of a busy highway. Plane spans the grassy drainage ditch on the side of the highway. Photo was taken during the daytime. Cars can be seen on the highway using the highway. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company.
Date: August 1, 1970
Creator: Wilson, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0139]

Description: An airplane flown by David Hall, Democratic gubernatorial candidate, lies intact in a field. While the plane is mainly intact, the plane is in a ditch with the passenger side door wide open. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Abrupt End to camping trip by David Hall, Democratic candidate for governor, lies in ditch at Northeast Expressway Airport."
Date: August 1, 1970
Creator: Wilson, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0188]

Description: Two winch truck operators lift a jet wing tank being prepared to be hauled away. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Whoooeeee went the big bomb" said the Lavene brothers-- David, Bryan and Mike -- after a jet wing tank slammed into their front yard about 30 feet from where they were standing Wednesday. At upper right Henry Turk, of the municipal garage, adjusts the battered tank before hauling it away from the Lavene yard at 3225 SW 49."
Date: May 1, 1958
Creator: Gumm, John
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0209]

Description: Several men surround the tail section of a plane after the Braniff Airways plane wreck. A workman is attaching a winch line. A person in the crowd holds an Extra Edition of The Daily Oklahoman. The headline reads "8 KILLED IN CITY AIR CRASH". Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Braniff Airways crash in city March 26, 1939 which killed 8 people."
Date: April 1, 1939
Creator: Brooks, G.E.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0214]

Description: Two men looking at plane crashed in a field near Wiley Post Airport. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Roy Hunt - Leslie Fain crash Dec. 23 rd near Wiley Post field."
Date: January 1, 1937
Creator: Allred, G. R.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society
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