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Aerial Shot of Infertile Overwash and Floodplain Scour Caused by Storm of May 18-19 on Cow Creek Five Miles Southeast of Comanche

Description: Photograph of an aerial shot of infertile overwash and floodplain scour caused by storm of May 18-19 on Cow Creek five miles southeast of Comanche. The back of the photograph proclaims, "Infertile overwash and floodplain scour caused by storm of May 18-19 on Cow Creek."
Date: May 23, 1955
Creator: Brune, G. M.
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 67.0158]

Description: A daylight photograph of the Magnolia Pipeline Company's pumping station near Addington in Jefferson County, Oklahoma, and Comanche in Stephens County, Oklahoma. The structure is engulfed in fire and smoke, the cause of which was unknown. Editing notes and marks are visible on the image. Caption: "A fire of undetermined origin wrecked the Magnolia Pipeline Co.'s Addington pumping station near Comanche Tuesday with loss estimates running as high as $1 million."
Date: May 23, 1956
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Example of a Properly Grazed and A Over Grazed Field

Description: Photograph of a properly grazed and over grazed field ½ miles south of Hat Top Mountain. The back of the photograph proclaims, "Proper use and over grazing. Definite separation due to fence and different landowners. One-half mile south of Hattop [sic] Mountain."
Date: May 17, 1960
Creator: Fortney, Fred
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Flooded County Road Three Miles South of Duncan, Oklahoma

Description: Photograph of the aftermath damages of the May 19, 1955 Cow Creek flood three miles south of Duncan, which shows a flooded county road inundated with floodwaters. Note the barbed wire in the extreme foreground and the height of the water. The back of the photograph proclaims, "Cow Creek 3 miles South of Duncan, Thursday 5:30 PM May 19 County Road."
Date: May 19, 1955
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Flooded County Road Three Miles South of Duncan, Oklahoma

Description: Photograph of the aftermath damages of the May 19, 1955 Cow Creek flood three miles south of Duncan, which shows a flooded county road inundated with floodwaters. Note the barbed wire in the extreme foreground and the height of the water. The back of the photograph proclaims, "Cow Creek 3 miles South of Duncan, Thursday 5:30 PM May 19 County Road."
Date: May 19, 1955
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

H. Neil Stidham Looking at Native tallgrass Mixture Planted in 1959

Description: Photograph of H. Neil Stidham, Range Conservationist looking at Native tallgrass mixture planted in 1959 on Loamy Prairie range site in Nash soil. The back of the photograph proclaims, "Native tallgrass mixture planted in 1959 on Loamy Prairie range site. Nash soil. H. Neil Stidham, Range Conservationist, Ada, Oklahoma."
Date: May 12, 1960
Creator: Fry, Chester
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation 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

Native Tallgrass Planted to Former Cropland

Description: Photograph of H. Neal Stidham, Range Conservationist inspecting native tallgrass planting on a former cropland. The back of the photograph proclaims, "Former cropland planted to native tallgrass. H. Neal Stidham, Range Conservationist, Ada, Oklahoma."
Date: May 12, 1960
Creator: Fry, Chester
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

Numerous Cars Driving Over a Flooded Road Next to an Alfalfa Field and Cow Creek

Description: Photograph of numerous cars driving over a flooded road next to an alfalfa field on the right. Note: This collection contains two identical copies of this photograph, but one states Cow Creek and the other states Beaver Creek. The back of the photograph proclaims, "Cow Creek Crossing on US Highway No. 81 2 ½ miles south of Duncan. May 19, 1955 – 5:30 PM. There is an alfalfa field on the right."
Date: May 19, 1955
Partner: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society
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