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[2012.201.B0051.0048]

Description: Nighttime photo of firemen assessing the damage to a plane. Personal airplane shown after a crash at night when the landing gear did not deploy. Caption: "A crash landing was made Thursday night by the pilot."
Date: September 25, 1959
Creator: Gumm, John
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0197]

Description: Charred plane remains after a crash landing. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "LUCKY PILOT John McConnell Jr., 25 walked away unhurt from this wreckage Tuesday morning at Tulakes airport. McConnell, who lives at 5020 NW 16, is a student pilot. The plane belonged to his father, head of a construction company here. Firemen were unable to save anything but the tail assembly. McConnell said the craft smashed up between an access strip and the airport`s main runway as he was attempting to land after a local flight. Bethany firemen arrived 5 minutes after the crash."
Date: July 15, 1959
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0220]

Description: Nighttime photo of a man in a trench coat going over plane wreckage in some trees. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "An F-104 Starfighter jet and a T-33 jet trainer collided and exploded in the air at 4:31 p.m. Thursday only moments after the F-104 had taken off from Tinker Air Force Base after refueling."
Date: November 12, 1959
Creator: King, Cliff
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0221]

Description: Nighttime photograph of part of a U.S. Air Force jet in a field, used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. There is a U.S. Air Force insignia on the tail, and extensive damage is visible from the crash. Caption: "The tail section of a T-33 jet trainer from Vance Air Force Base, Enid, landed in an open field southeast of Tinker AFB after colliding with an F-104 Starfighter jet Thursday afternoon southeast of Tinker."
Date: November 12, 1959
Creator: King, Cliff
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0235]

Description: Nighttime photo of two men looking over the pieces of a plane crash in a wooded area. One man is wearing a suit, the other is in uniform using a flashlight. Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "BROKEN FUSELAGE of an F-104 Starfighter slid under blackjacks in a wooded area southeast of Tinker Air Force Base after collision with a T-33 jet trainer from Vance AFB, Enid Thursday."
Date: November 12, 1959
Creator: King, Cliff
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0102.0712]

Description: Photograph is of four people, three men and a women, looking at printed material off a wirepress. Caption: "SHARPEST SCRIBES from Oklahoma high schools converged at United Press International's state bureau here Monday, in an annual field day for nominees for the annual UPI college scholarship to be awarded May 1."
Date: April 13, 1959
Creator: Cobb, Richard
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

2012.201.B0119.0396

Description: Photograph of woman showing framed photographs of babies. Caption: "Looking over some of the pictures of babies which have been adopted from the Home of Redeeming Love is Mrs. R. E. Butterfield."
Date: May 28, 1959
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0234.0287]

Description: Photograph taken during daylight of two children with two dogs. Caption: "These two youngsters and their dogs, didn't win any prizes during the running of the shooting fog stake of the Oklahoma Amateur Field Trial Association at Lake Murray State Park, but they did capture the fancy of the gallery."
Date: February 14, 1959
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0297.0092]

Description: Photograph is of three men in military uniforms. The man in a Navy uniform is watching as the other man holds the shoulder patch of the middle man's uniform on his shirt. Caption: "harmony was never brighter as air force and navy recruiters joined in a award ceremony honoring M/Sgt, Fred L.Dean, center, first marine recruiter in Oklahoma promoted to the corps' new "super grade" of E-8."
Date: July 1, 1959
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0301.0016]

Description: Photograph is of four people standing in the yard of a home. A young boy is sitting on a bike looking up at an older man holding the bike handlebars while an older boy and mother are standing in front and behind the bike watching the boy. Caption: "OKLAHOMANS are famous for their wanderings, but a tall, blond Air Force captain from Weatherford is a good candidate to outrank them all. He's Capt. Dwight Deming, recently arrived in Midwest City from West Palm Beach Fla., as a C - 124 instructor with the Tinker Air Force base 1707th Wing."
Date: June 22, 1959
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0305.0067]

Description: Photograph is of three women standing together and smiling. Caption: "Planning the annual charity ball of the Junior Ready-to-help Club are Mrs. Sam W. Hunsaker (left) 3417 NW 24; Mrs. Harold M. Morgan (center) 2620 NW 27, chairman and Mrs. John W. Dexter 1126 Huntington."
Date: April 16, 1959
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0307.0098]

Description: Photograph taken during daylight of a woman in a dress posing with a dog and a bird. Caption: "Even though he is one of America's outstanding show dogs, Ch. Lee - Vees High Trump gets his first lesson in field work. The Springer Spaniel is shown a live quail by his owner Mrs. Vivian Diffendaffer."
Date: August 25, 1959
Creator: King, Cliff
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0358.0103]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Still the principal building on Empire school's hilltop is this red brick structure erected in 1922."
Date: September 28, 1959
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0417.0247]

Description: Photograph is of a woman leaning on a piano with her hand on her chin watching the young man playing the piano. Caption: "Making almost a family project out of the first Mummers theater production of the season, "Strings and Things," are Glen Finefrock, musical director, and his wife, Joan, who's writing several of the Original sketches and lyrics."
Date: August 24, 1959
Creator: Fisher, Dawes
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society
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