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[Photograph 2012.201.B1380.0657]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Ada Wittenmyer sits pensively at the Osage county courthouse, where she pleaded innocent Tuesday to the 1979 arsenic death of her lonely hearts bridegroom, Pawhuska rancher John Wittenmyer."
Date: May 21, 1980
Creator: Southerland, Paul B.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0152.0258]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The Osage people prefer to hear Hulah Lake called "Lake of the Osage." This is the spillway of the mile-long dam which impounds a 13,00-acre lake at full capacity."
Date: June 21, 1961
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Claud A. Tapp's Osage Indian Ranch Homestead

Description: Photograph of Claud A. Tapp's Osage Indian Ranch Homestead. The photograph shows Tapp's headquarters, Angus cattle, dairy cows, and Indian ponies grazing on vetch and rye, and stockwater and oil well being drilled. The back of the photograph proclaims, "Ranch Homestead. Osage Indian homestead purchased 3 years ago by Mr. Tapp showing headquarters, cover crop of vetch and rye being grazed by Angus and some dairy cattle. In foreground are some typical Indian ponies grazing on excellent condition natural grass. In background is a stockwater pond and oil well being drilled. Cover crop is pretreatment for Bermudagrass sprigging in 1958."
Date: May 21, 1957
Creator: McConnell, John
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

R. O. Higdon’s Farm Layout

Description: Photograph of the farm layout of R. O. Higdon's land. The back of the photograph proclaims, "Farm Layout. Headquarters, registered cattle and old terraced fields now established in Bermudagrass. Bluestem hills sits in background showing excellent condition range also some very shallow sites along the escarpments."
Date: May 21, 1957
Creator: McConnell, John
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society
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