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[Photograph 2012.201.B1113.0181]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "PHOTO SHOWS THE MACHUNE GUN OF THE COUAST GUARD CUTTER 290 WHICH RAKED THE RUM RUNNING SHIP THE BLACK DUCK AND KILLED JAKE WEISMAN, DUDLEY BRANDT AND JOHN GOULDART, AND WOUNDED CHARLES TRAVERS."
Date: December 31, 1929
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1092.0473]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Favorite spooning grounds of many Oklahoman City couples on moonlight nights was closed by action of county commissioners when they decreed traffic no no longer should run on Ash avenue two miles west of May avenue."
Date: December 29, 1929
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Old Town Mine Explosion

Description: Photograph of the scene after the McAlester, OK Old Town coal mine explosion of spectators gathering for word from the rescue parties. In the cars at the extreme right on the rail are casualties. The explosion killed sixty-one.
Date: December 19, 1929
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0359.0090]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "St. James Palace, the scene of many historic events in London, England, will form an appropriate setting for the great five power Naval disarmament conference called by President Herbert Hoover and Premier Ramsey MacDonald, for Jan 21."
Date: December 18, 1929
Creator: Pacific and Atlantic Photos, Incorporated
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society
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