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[Photograph 2012.201.B0229.0333]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "A prison work camp at Pittsburg county's Boling Hollow dam site was being dismantled Monday, and echoes of violence erupting there Saturday reverberated from the state capitol to the McAlester courthouse."
Date: October 20, 1958
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0349.0544]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Breaking ground for construction on two new lodges on Lake Eufaula was in two ceremonies Sunday at Canadian and Checotah. The event attracted state leaders in the $9.5 million project as the first dirt was turned at this scene at Canadian School. Sen. Robert S. Kerr was a speaker, and shovel wielders included Sen. Mike Monroney, Gov. Edmondson, Congressman Carl Albert, and others."
Date: October 29, 1962
Creator: Southard, Jack
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0414.0184]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Citrus fruits growing in McAlester? That's right says Cecil Ferguson who claims to have some magical "green thumb " when it comes to growing lemons and pineapples in his back yard."
Date: October 20, 1971
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 67.0178]

Description: Photograph is of two gasoline pumps with a destroyed building behind them. Around the remains are bushes and trees. Photograph was taken in the day time. Caption: "McAlester - Outbreak of violence in a convict camp in the Weathers community will mean "immediate , permanent" abandonment of the trusty work site there, McAlester penitentiary warden H. C. McLeod indicated Monday."
Date: October 20, 1958
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1129.0544]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Proudly pinning bar on her husband is Mrs. W. Roberts, McAlester Roberts was commisioned a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army Reserve as a member of McAlester's 2nd Battalion."
Date: October 21, 1964
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0401.0224]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Andy Lewis plays a lot of football for the Haileyville Warriors, but his 196 pounds makes him hard to stop as a boxer, too."
Date: October 19, 1948
Creator: East, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society
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