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BASEMENT BOX 67.0280

Description: Photograph taken during daylight of building wreckage after a fire. Caption: "Debris and charred ruins are all that remain of the Murray Rexall Drug Store and adjoining building after the Duncan fire."
Date: February 4, 1963
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

BASEMENT BOX 67.0281

Description: Photograph taken at night of firefighters extinguishing Rexall Drug building fire with a fire hose. Caption: "A spectacular fire swept through two buildings in the heart of downtown Duncan early Sunday morning, destroying a drug store and heavily damaging several offices."
Date: February 4, 1963
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 67.0282]

Description: Photograph is of a fireman bent over inside a structure that has been destroyed by fire. The roof and most of the exterior walls have collapsed into the building and all the rubble inside the building is burnt. The fireman has a pipe in his mouth. Caption: "Pipe-smoking fireman works on hot interior of Murray Rexall Drug Store in Duncan."
Date: February 4, 1963
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 67.0283]

Description: Photograph is of the side of a building that has collapsed on itself including the roof most walls and the brick wall in the background due to a fire. Brick and rubble is strewn all over the sidewalk around the remains of the building. Caption: "Firemen, hidden by smoke, work inside the gutted Murray Rexall Drug Store in Duncan as the structure continues to smolder. Charred shell was all that remained. It was a one-story building."
Date: February 4, 1963
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 67.0284]

Description: Photograph is of two firemen spraying a fire hose in a building that has been destroyed by fire. there is charred rubble and burnt brick, metal, and wood strewn around the area.. Caption: "Spraying water on ruins of the Murray Rexall Drug Store, Duncan, is Fire Chief C. C. "Buck" Lawson. The fire broke out early Sunday morning. It still was smoldering Sunday evening."
Date: February 4, 1963
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 67.0285]

Description: Photograph is of the inside of a structure that has been destroyed by fire. The rubble, still smoking, is piled and fallen all around the remaining walls. A fireman can be seen amongst the rubble near where smoke is still rising. Caption: "Smoke continued to pour from the smoldering drug store at Duncan ruins late Sunday evening."
Date: February 4, 1963
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0228.0841]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Proudly displaying $1 million-plus check he hand-carried from Oklahoma City to Duncan to help finance construction of sewer and water mains serving the new Halliburton plant is J. C. Clift, Duncan city attorney."
Date: June 7, 1963
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0281.0279]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Long line of 36-inch reinforced concrete storm sewer pipes stretches 950 feet from the main building of the new manufacturing plant of Halliburton Oil Well Cementing Co."
Date: 1963
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0288.0397]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "OUT STANDING STATE T&I Club member, Paul Hicks, left, Duncan, was named at the annual State T&I Career Day, held on the Oklahoma State Tech, Okmulgee, campus, Hicks is outgoing State Club president."
Date: 1963
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1038.0233]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Transferring from Halliburton Co.'s Duncan general offices to the Dallas executive offices is Edwin L. Paramore, left, vice president who will take over the new post of coordinating the activites of Otis Engineering Corp. of Dallas and Welex Electronics Corp., two Halliburton affiliated companies."
Date: 1963
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1056.0397]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Blacksmithing may be a dying profession in this modern age gut the creaking sound of the old iron handled blower kindling the coal burning forge can still be heard in Duncan. J.W. Pittman, 81, is keeping alive a tradition that has been in his family for nearly a century. Now he is teafhing the trade to his only granson, 16 year old David Jennings."
Date: August 25, 1963
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1245.0211]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Saving Goodbye, Chester Silvers, left, Comanche County attorney, presents County Commissioner and Mrs. Emil Woesner a matched four-piece luggage set at a party held for the veteran county official."
Date: January 9, 1963
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1251.0270]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "POSTMEN'S POSIES are plucked by postmaster Gibson Smith in Duncan from one of the two colorful beds of petunias, periwinkles and zinnias in front of the Duncan Post Office."
Date: August 4, 1963
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1268.0374]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Legislator Ferome Sullivan jr., of Duncan greeted theadjounment of the legislature with thoughts ofgetting "reacquainted" with his wife and three young daughters and of "rejuvenating" his Stephens County law practice."
Date: June 15, 1963
Creator: Garner, Frank
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society
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