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[2012.201.B0051.0268]

Description: A fireman walking around a heavily wooded plane crash site. Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "A rescue worker searches a pasture south of Newcastle for the scattered wreckage of a twin-engine plane that crashed and exploded Wednesday afternoon. Two persons died in the mishap."
Date: January 31, 1980
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0269]

Description: A Channel 5 cameraman is filming a Newcastle fire truck and firemen as they work a crash site. The wreckage of the aircraft is still smoldering. Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Firemen stand by Wednesday while the burned wreckage of a small airplane smolders in a Newcastle area pasture. The crash was fatal for two persons. Another photo."
Date: January 31, 1980
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0325]

Description: An Oklahoma Highway Patrolman looking through the demolished cabin section of a small plane that crashed in a field. Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "Highway patrol trooper inspects wreckage of plane in which six died."
Date: September 30, 1972
Creator: Taylor, Robert
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0333]

Description: An Oklahoma Highway Patrolman examining the wreckage of a small airplane in a field. Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "Highway Patrol Trooper Jim Sigler examines the wreckage of a light airplane which crashed near Goldsby community early today."
Date: September 30, 1972
Creator: Taylor, Robert
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0353]

Description: A small airplane setting in a field. Other than a bent propeller and the fact the plane is upside down, the plane looks to be in good shape. Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "ESCAPING INJURY."
Date: September 25, 1968
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0357]

Description: An Oklahoma Highway Patrolman rests his foot on a tree limb as he watches the smoke rise from the carcass of the airplane that crashed into the wooded area. Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "A state trooper examines wreckage of fatal airplane crash near Purcell."
Date: May 5, 1969
Creator: Hill, Ron
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0359]

Description: Smoldering remains of an airplane that crashed into a wooded hillside. Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Sheared prop and charred metal scar woods southeast of Purcell."
Date: May 5, 1969
Creator: Hill, Ron
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0362]

Description: A man and a woman walking through the debris field of crashed aircraft in a rural setting. Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "CRASH WRECKAGE."
Date: November 13, 1968
Creator: Heaton, Dave
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

2012.201.B0239.0659

Description: Photograph of a man examining a stamp book. Caption: "In twelve days Dr. Arnold A. Cooperman has delivered six babies and added a new stamp to his collection."
Date: December 13, 1951
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Aerial Shot of East Branch Bitter Creek Watershed Detention Reservoir #4

Description: Photograph of an aerial shot of East Branch Bitter Creek Watershed Detention Reservoir #4 and the surrounding area. The back of the photograph proclaims, “East Branch Bitter Creek – Wa – No. 4. Detention Reservoir. Drainage Area: 1525 acres (6 acres in cultivation; 1280 acres in pasture & 240 acres in abandoned cropland.) Soil Units: About 10%, deep, medium textured, moderately permeable; About 75%; shallow, medium textured, moderately permeable; about 15% is 28, rough broken or stony land. Calcarious [sic] material. General condition is good. Permanent storage: 1.26 in. Flood storage 3.74 in. Peak Flow: 2580 c.f.s. Release rate: 60 c.f.s. An estimated 150 acres of bottomland is protected. Flood drainage benefit ratio is established at 2 to 1. Good to excellent grass cover on all but about 340 acres. Needlegrass and intermediate grass cover on about 100 acres of abandoned land. Permanent grasses planted on about 140 acres of former cultivated land. About 100 acres still in cultivation and not under complete conservation treatment.”
Date: July 30, 1948
Creator: Ginter Photo Co.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society
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