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[Basement Box 51.0178]

Description: Caption: "DUNCAN-Two Duncan women who believe in U.S. astronauts praying in space have received support from not only thousands of U. S. citizens, but also from President Nixon. Mrs. J. C. Haney and Mrs. Roy E. Finucane, Duncan housewives, have received some 11,000 signatures on their petitions from Oklahoma residents and residents of other states, plus men fighting in Vietnam." Two women sit on floor and look through papers.
Date: March 4, 1969
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Fire Damage to Native Grass

Description: Photograph of a pasture of native grass in excellent condition. Approximately 200 acres of grass and timber was destroyed before this fire was brought under control. Stephens County Civil Defense fire fighting units assisted in extinguishing the fire. Fire started by a careless farmer who was burning a fire break 1/4 mile south of this field.
Date: March 6, 1961
Creator: Cummins, Patrick L.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Inundated Small Grain Winter Pasture Near or on East Cow Creek

Description: Photograph of a flooded small grain winter pasture near or on East Cow Creek southeast of Duncan. The back of the photograph proclaims, "Field of small grain winter pasture inundated by overflow from East Cow Creek. View looking up stream to the North. Creek Channel is on far right."
Date: March 6, 1973
Creator: Fry, Chester
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Inundated Small Grain Winter Pasture Near or on East Cow Creek

Description: Photograph of a flooded small grain winter pasture near or on East Cow Creek southeast of Duncan. The back of the photograph proclaims, "Field of small grain winter pasture inundated by overflow from East Cow Creek. View looking up stream to the North. Creek channel is on far right."
Date: March 6, 1973
Creator: Fry, Chester
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0148.0151]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The musical production "Oklahoma" has been presented several times previously in the state, but patrons of the Velma-Alma school district doubt that the quality of these performances will come up to that of the big shows scheduled here Thursday and Friday."
Date: March 19, 1959
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0474]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Harry P. Conroy, chairman of the board of Halliburton Services, retires Monday on his 65th birthday after a 42-year career with the technical oil field services organization."
Date: March 16, 1970
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0241.0639]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Tommy Griffin, ace sprinter of the Central track squad, will participate in the 100 yard dash at the 10th annual Southern Invitational track meet at Duncan Friday."
Date: March 20, 1951
Creator: Burns, Bill
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.B0274.0646]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Accommodations are pretty makeshift at the Comanche tribal headquarters near Lawton where a protesting tribal faction is occupying the complex."
Date: March 4, 1980
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0288.0396]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Former Patient of open heart surgery, Paul hicks , 14, of Duncan, won second place in regional science competition at Edmond last week with a model of the machine that helped save his life at Mercy Hospital in June of 1959."
Date: March 20, 1960
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society
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