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[2012.201.B0307.0026]

Description: Photograph is of a baseball player closing home plate during a game while the catcher is in front of the plate. Caption: "Jim Didier, baseball, Weatherford."
Date: September 3, 1938
Creator: Owen, A. Y.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0357.0266]

Description: Photograph is of an older man dressed in a military dress uniform holding an award plaque. Caption: "SAC Commander in Chief, General Thomas S. Power, left, presents the Strategic Air Command's "Flying Safety Plaque" to Colonel Richard N. Ellis."
Date: June 15, 1962
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Aerial Shot of UNIDENTIFED Watershed Detention Reservoir #6, Drop Inlet on J. O. Witton Farm, T. E. Auxier Farm Pond and Farm, and the Surrounding Area

Description: Photograph of an aerial shot of UNIDENTIFED Watershed Detention Reservoir #6, Drop Inlet on J. O. Witton farm, T. E. Auxier farm pond and farm, and the surrounding area. The back of the photograph proclaims, “Upper left: Drop inlet on J. O. Witton farm. Center: Detention reservoir, Site #6. T. E. Auxier; Lower right, farm pond, T. E. Auxier. J. O Witton – Drop inlet allows the terraces to be constructed as shown in upper right hand corner. Overfall at end of terrace channel was sodded by farmer. Terraces to be built in 1949. See Okla-9528; 9529; 9530; 9531; 9532 & 9533. T. E. Auxier – Detention Site #6. Drainage area 540 ac. of this 250 cropland & 290 ac. pasture. Medium texture, upland permeable soil. Three of the four farms have had district agreements applied for over 10 years. All conservation treatment to be completed in summer of 1949. Permanent storage in reservoir – Surface acres 10.4 acre ft. storage 108 ac. inches 2.4. Flood storage 24 surface ac, 210 ac. ft.; 4.6 ac. inches. Cu. yds. in fill 23,000, 18 inch drop inlet asbestos corrugated sheet metal pipe. Peak flow uncontrolled (25 year frequency storm) approximately 1600 cfs. Release rate from reservoir 22 cfs. Acres of bottom land protected 72 ac. Benefit cost ration 1.6/1. For picture of bottomland see Okla-9535 and 9536.”
Date: May 26, 1949
Creator: Ginter Photo Co.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Aerial Shot of UNIDENTIFED Watershed Detention Reservoir #6, Drop Inlet on J. O. Witton Farm, T. E. Auxier Farm Pond and Farm, and the Surrounding Area

Description: Photograph of an aerial shot of UNIDENTIFED Watershed Detention Reservoir #6, Drop Inlet on J. O. Witton farm, T. E. Auxier farm pond and farm, and the surrounding area. The back of the photograph proclaims, "Upper left: Drop inlet on J. O. Witton farm. Center: Detention reservoir, Site #6. T. E. Auxier; Lower right, farm pond, T. E. Auxier. J. O Witton – Drop inlet allows the terraces to be constructed as shown in upper right hand corner. Overfall at end of terrace channel was sodded by farmer. Terraces to be built in 1949. See Okla-9528; 9529; 9530; 9531; 9532 & 9533. T. E. Auxier – Detention Site #6. Drainage area 540 ac. of this 250 cropland & 290 ac. pasture. Medium texture, upland permeable soil. Three of the four farms have had district agreements applied for over 10 years. All conservation treatment to be completed in summer of 1949. Permanent storage in reservoir – Surface acres 10.4 acre ft. storage 108 ac. inches 2.4. Flood storage 24 surface ac, 210 ac. ft.; 4.6 ac. inches. Cu. yds. in fill 23,000, 18 inch drop inlet asbestos corrugated sheet metal pipe. Peak flow uncontrolled (25 year frequency storm) approximately 1600 cfs. Release rate from reservoir 22 cfs. Acres of bottom land protected 72 ac. Benefit cost ration 1.6/1. For picture of bottomland see Okla-9535 and 9536."
Date: May 26, 1949
Creator: Ginter Photo Co.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Arapaho, 1902

Description: Insurance map sheet showing an area of Arapaho in Custer County, Oklahoma Territory, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: March 1902
Creator: Oklahoma Inspection Bureau
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Arapaho, 1903

Description: Insurance map sheet showing an area of Arapaho in Custer County, Oklahoma Territory, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: January 1903
Creator: Oklahoma Inspection Bureau
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Arapaho, 1903

Description: Insurance map sheet showing an area of Arapaho in Custer County, Oklahoma Territory, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: January 1903
Creator: Oklahoma Inspection Bureau
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Arapaho, 1903

Description: Insurance map sheet showing an area of Arapaho in Custer County, Oklahoma Territory, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: January 1903
Creator: Oklahoma Inspection Bureau
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Arapaho, 1904

Description: Insurance map sheet showing an area of Arapaho in Custer County, Oklahoma Territory, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: January 1904
Creator: Oklahoma Inspection Bureau
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Area to be Overseeded

Description: Photograph of J.H. Butler standing near Little Bluestem plant. Area to be overseeded to native grass mixture under Great Plains Conservation Program.
Date: January 31, 1961
Creator: Hamill, Dan
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Backslope of Finished Pond

Description: Photograph of backslope of finished pond, taken eight miles north of Arapaho from west side. The back of the photograph proclaims, “Back slope [sic] of finished pond, taken from west side. Should show slope and tracks of machine on back slope [sic].”
Date: December 30, 1952
Creator: Archer, S. G.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Backslope of Finished Pond

Description: Photograph of backslope of finished pond, taken eight miles north of Arapaho from west side. The back of the photograph proclaims, "Back slope [sic] of finished pond, taken from west side. Should show slope and tracks of machine on back slope [sic]."
Date: December 30, 1952
Creator: Archer, S. G.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Barnitz Creek Detention Success Story

Description: Photograph of Barnitz Creek bottomland farm which was protected from damage in the May 1951 flood by Barnitz Creek detention reservoirs Nos. 1 and 2. Crops are corn, cotton and alfalfa. Farm worked by Winfred Shepard.
Date: August 20, 1951
Creator: Tomkins, Gordon
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society
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