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[BASEMENT BOX 67.0062]

Description: A daylight photograph of a gas well fire in rural Stephens County, Oklahoma. The image shows water cannon and other firefighting equipment being used against the burning natural gas. Discoloration and editing marks are visible on the photograph. No caption.
Date: August 27, 1965
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 67.0063]

Description: A daylight photograph of a gas well fire near Bray in rural Stephens County, Oklahoma. The image shows water cannon and other firefighting equipment being used against the blaze. Discoloration and editing marks are visible on the photograph. Caption: "Flame . . . blast . . . spew is the story told Friday by this sequence of photographs at the 8-day-old burning gas well near Bray, in Stephens County."
Date: August 27, 1965
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 67.0064]

Description: A daylight photograph of a gas well fire near Bray in rural Stephens County, Oklahoma. Shown are water cannon and a blast of TNT, designed to extinguish the blaze. Red and black wax pencil marks are visible on the image. No caption.
Date: August 27, 1965
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 67.0070]

Description: A daylight photograph of a gas well fire in rural Stephens County, Oklahoma. The image shows water cannon and other firefighting equipment being used against the intense burning natural gas. No caption.
Date: August 27, 1965
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

J.K. Calloway Farm

Description: Photograph of a fenced farm pond with a newly completed dam on the J.K. Calloway Farm, SE-1N-8W, Duncan Project, Duncan Camp, Duncan, OK.
Date: May 27, 1937
Creator: Hufnagle, Richard W.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0270.0276]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Duncan was the first city in Oklahoma in the Main Street program and currently boasts 100 percent occupancy of this downtown stores."
Date: March 27, 1996
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0361.0167]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "DUNCAN- Don't throw that old bottle away. It might prove to be valuable. This is the word from Walter N. Epler, of Duncan. He has been collecting bottles for only a year and a half, but he already is well-versed in his hobby."
Date: November 27, 1969
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1048.0650]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "A FEW CHANGES have been made at the State Fair of Oklahoma since Mr. and Mrs. Claude Percival, of Marlow, were wed 57 years ago."
Date: September 27, 1969
Creator: Wood, Tony
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1122.0067]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Skelly Oil Co. named Barton W. Ratliff superintendent of its Oklahoma district, succeeding the retired George Berlin, and promoted Carl Vaughn to the job of district engineer."
Date: June 27, 1964
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1389.0165]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Sweetheart of Future Farmers of American chapter at Comanche High school is Debbie Waitman, a freshman and the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. G.G. Waitman, of Comanche."
Date: October 27, 1966
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Site 33, Wildhorse Watershed

Description: Photograph of an aerial shot of two UNIDENTIFED men standing outside of a gated area near Site 33, Wildhorse Watershed. This back description of this particular photograph is extremely faded and hard to read, but from what is salvageable, it proclaims, "Site 33, Wildhorse Watershed. [C. J. Weaver's] owner of this site. Has sold $20,000 of water to oil companies for drilling purposes in the last 20 years. He also watered neighbors' cattle from this site during drought years of '52, 53', and '54. This site was completed in 1950. Oil wells were to be drilled in sediment pool were spaced on the edge of water and […] under the pool."
Date: September 27, 1955
Creator: Graham, L. O.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Wildhorse Watershed

Description: Photograph of site 33, Wildhorse Watershed. C. J. Beavers, owner of this site, has sold $20,000 of water to oil companies for drilling purposes in last 2 1/2 years. He also watered neighbors' cattle from this site during drought years of '52, '53, and '54. This site was completed in 1950. Oil wells in this field have a spacing of 10 acres each. Wells ther were to be drilled in sediment pool were spaced on the edge of water and whipstocked under the pool.
Date: September 27, 1955
Creator: Graham, E. O.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Wildhorse Watershed

Description: Photograph of site 33, Wildhorse Watershed. C. J. Beavers, owner of this site, has sold $20,000 of water to oil companies for drilling purposes in last 2 1/2 years. He also watered neighbors' cattle from this site during drought years of '52, '53, and '54. This site was completed in 1950. Oil wells that were to be drilled in sediment pool were spaced on the edge of water and whipstocked under the pool.
Date: September 27, 1955
Creator: Graham, E. O.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Wildhorse Watershed

Description: Photograph of site 33, Wildhorse Watershed. C. J. Beavers, owner of this site, has sold $20,000 of water to oil companies for drilling purposes in last 2 1/2 years. He also watered neighbors' cattle from this site during drought years of '52, '53, and '54. This site was completed in 1950. Oil wells that were to be drilled in sediment pool were spaced on the edge of water and whipstocked under the pool. Note excellent feed below this stie. Mr. Beavers plans on growing alfalfa below this site and irrigating in the future.
Date: September 27, 1955
Creator: Graham, E. O.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society
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