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Boley Camp Garden

Description: Photograph of the Boley Camp cooperative garden.
Date: May 6, 1937
Creator: Slack, Jim.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Land Conservation, Management and Utilization

Description: Photograph of a large area of oil waste land. Salt water and other oil field waste kills vegetation and makes the soil sterile. Erosion results. OK-1244-4.
Date: unknown
Creator: Benson, Odos
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Soils, Soil Erosion, Soil Conservation & Crop Management

Description: Photograph of a large area of waste land. Salt water and other oil field waste kills vegetation and makes the soil sterile. Erosion results. OK-1244-4 [?]
Date: unknown
Creator: Henson, Odos
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Water Conservation; Water Erosion; Flooding and Prevention

Description: Photograph of a seedbed as prepared for watch cover crop. The muddy tracks show it will be many days before this field can be planted. The floodwater may stay out for weeks before receding. Mr. R. J. Wespor [?] is working with the local people, Chickasha SCD anf the Soil Conservation Service [SCS] i sto use his land with in its capabilities. OK-940-5.
Date: October 7, 1959
Creator: Ball, Lemuel
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Aerial Shot of a Badly Gullied Area

Description: Photograph of an aerial shot of a badly gullied area on which erosion control has been attempted through terracing. The back of the photograph proclaims, "Badly gullied area on which erosion control has been attempted through terracing. This area will have diversion ditches around head and all gullies sloped and re-terraced. Progress pictures to be taken."
Date: November 17, 1937
Creator: Slack, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Corn Planting

Description: Photograph of farmer cultivating young corn wich was planted up and down the slope. Note gullies running parallet to farming lines.
Date: May 7, 1937
Creator: Slack, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Trees, Tree Farms, Woodlands, and Forests

Description: Photograph of timber control by basic treatment with chemicals. 2-4-5-T herbicide in diesel fuel that was basal sprayed on this timber during dormant season. Grass came as soon as shade was removed. Weeds showing up [unclear]. No problem here. Lloyd Wilson is very well pleased with the kill. He says his soil conservation plan developed with the aid of Soil Conservation Service [SCS] personnel is the best help he has found.
Date: October 14, 1959
Creator: Ball, Lemuel
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Grass, Legume and Forb Cultivation

Description: Photograph of vetch in Bermuda grass. It is furnishing green forage high in protein when most needed. Soil Conservation service personnel developed a basic plan with Mr. Standley Maddox and he is rapidly carrying out the treatment needed. Vetch 6 inches high on October 21, 1959, is good pasture for cattle. This segment of the Little Wewoka Watershed will yield little silt to stress channels. OK-1017-10.
Date: October 29, 1959
Creator: Ball, Lemuel F., Jr.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Farming Equipment and Methods

Description: Photograph of diversion terraces (DT) under construction on SCD cooperator E.P. Ballow’s farm. Ballow is carrying out practices as recommended by Soil Conservation Service technicians. DT's constructed to add additional drainage to farm pond for livestock water. Bulldozer at work looking west. OK-1017-3.
Date: October 19, 1959
Creator: Ball, L. F.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Farming Equipment and Methods

Description: Photograph of a plow attached to a tractor [photo text illegible, including the OK ID #].
Date: September 29, 1959
Creator: Ball, L. F.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Gully Planting

Description: Photograph of gully planting of black locust trees in abandonded land which are not three years old. A few sprouts from the mother trees are visible and these will soon cover the gully banks. Muskogee Project, Boley Camp.
Date: April 15, 1938
Creator: Slack, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Mennonite Class

Description: Photograph of a scene inside a Mennonite classroom.
Date: 1989~
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

German Mennonite Farm

Description: Photograph of a scene on a German Mennonite Farm.
Date: 1987~
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

German Mennonite Farm

Description: Photograph of a scene on a German Mennonite Farm.
Date: 1987~
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Boley Mennonite Community

Description: Photograph of members of the Boley Mennonite community at a Saturday afternoon picnic.
Date: 1987~
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Henry Dueck and Ed Friesen

Description: Photograph of Henry Dueck and Ed Friesen checking the moisture content of soybeans before harvest.
Date: 1987~
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

German Mennonite Farm

Description: Photograph of a scene on a German Mennonite Farm.
Date: 1987~
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society
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