MALVINA STEPHENSON PHOTO COLLECTION



Photos 1 - 12 were taken from Land, Wood, and Water scrapbook of Barbecue luncheon given by Dean McGee in celebration of publication of Robert S. Kerr's book. (See oversize)

1. Dean McGee and Robert S. Kerr standing in front of Land, Wood, and Water sign at book party. (1960)

2. Lyndon B. Johnson, Robert S. Kerr, and Dean McGee standing behind podium at book party. (1960)

3. Robert S. Kerr registering at book party. (1960)

4. (l - r) Lyndon B. Johnson, Robert S. Kerr, and Sam Rayburn posing in front of Land, Wood, and Water sign. (1960)

5. (l - r) Lyndon B. Johnson, Robert S. Kerr, Sam Rayburn, Sam George Little, and Dean McGee standing in group at book party. (1960)

6. (l - r) Dean McGee, Robert S. Kerr, and Governor Jimmie Davis of Louisiana speaking at book party. (1960)

7. (l - r) Lyndon B. Johnson and Governor Jimmie Davis of Louisiana with the governor's singers on stage at book party. (1960)

8. (l - r) Grayce Kerr, Carl Albert, Lyndon B. Johnson, Malvina Stephenson, Mrs. E. Lee Ozbirn, and Robert S. Kerr behind podium at book party. (1960)

9. (l - r) Lyndon B. Johnson, Mrs. Breene Kerr, Kay Kerr Clark, Robert S. Kerr, Lady Bird Johnson, Mrs. Robert S. Kerr, Jr. behind podium at book party. (1960)

10. (l - r) Governor Jimmie Davis of Louisiana, Governor John Burroughs of New Mexico, Sam Rayburn, Lady Bird Johnson, Grayce Kerr, Robert S. Kerr, Dean McGee, Lyndon B. Johnson, Governor J. Howard Edmondson of Oklahoma, Mrs. E. Lee Ozbirn, and other unidentified people seated on stage at book party. (1960)

11. Dean McGee at podium in the center of a group on stage at book party. Lyndon B. Johnson and Robert S. Kerr behind McGee. (1960)

12. Mrs. E. Lee Ozbirn and Robert S. Kerr in front of Land, Wood, and Water sign. (1960)

13. Robert S. Kerr exiting an American Airlines airplane.

14. Portrait shot of Robert S. Kerr. Photographer - Harris and Ewing.

15. Julia Meade and unidentified man posing in front of fireplace. Photo is autographed.

16. Robert S. Kerr, two unidentified women, and one unidentified man in formal wear.

17. Robert S. Kerr and three unidentified women in formal wear.

18. Robert S. Kerr in group photo with unidentified persons, possibly staff members. Photographer - F. Clyde Williamson.

19. Robert S. Kerr and Major General W. K. Wilson, Jr. at dedication ceremonies of Oklahoma City Floodway project. (1958)

20. Marlene Olsen, March of Dimes 1957 poster girl, and Robert S. Kerr. (1957) Photographer - Reni Photos.

21. Robert S. Kerr with unidentified group at ribbon cutting ceremonies for Kerr Dormitory at Oklahoma Baptist University.

22. Robert S. Kerr at podium giving speech.

23. Robert S. Kerr waving from stage. Photographer - Hopkins Photography Company.

24. (l - r) Robert S. Kerr, Raymond Gary, Mike Monroney, and unidentified man sitting at table. Photographer - Hopkins Photography Company.

25. Robert S. Kerr receiving scroll at Oklahoma Baptist University convocation ceremony.

26. Robert S. Kerr and two unidentified men in caps and gowns at Oklahoma Baptist University convocation ceremony.

27. Robert S. Kerr and staff at his 63rd birthday party, September 11, 1959.

(l - r) standing: Beth Hudson, John Monk, Floreine McMalb (??), Jerry Williams, Ada Lenz, Paul McBride, Jack Robertson, and Burl Hays.

(l - r) seated: Peggy McCormick, Roba Holt, Robert S. Kerr, Don McBride, and Marjorie Banner.

28. Photo album containing 27 photos concerning the Telstar Project in Washington, D.C. presented by Lloyd S. Miller on July 10, 1962 at the Carnegie Institution of Washington. Outsize.

29. a) Photo of Bakersfield, Missouri.

b) Photo of Fore Cemetery.

c) Photo of Maggie Kerr Price grave site.

d) Photo of Andy Galbraith.

e) Photo of Mitchell home site.

f) Photo of Fluty's Chapel site.

g) Photo of William E. Kerr grave.

h) Photo of William E. Kerr grave.

i) Photo of William and Jane Kerr's grave. They were the great-grandparents of Robert S. Kerr.

30. a) O. C. Cash, founder of Society of Barber Shop Quartet Singing in America, singing with Elizabeth Harth. Photographer - M. Step Penson.

b) O. C. Cash standing beside barber pole.

31. Photo of unidentified family on porch. Photographer - Deluxe Photo Company.

32. a) Robert S. Kerr in World War I uniform portrait.

32. b) Robert S. Kerr in World War I.

33. a) Photo of William J. Kerr grave. Negative enclosed

b) Photo of Samuel C. and Jas C. Fore grave site.

c) Photo of Maggie C. Price grave site.

d) Photo of unidentified house.

34. Photo of 108th Field Artillery memorial; Robert S. Kerr served in unit during World War I.



35. (l - r) Carl Albert, J. Howard Edmondson, Robert S. Kerr, and John F. Kennedy at Big Cedar, Oklahoma. (1961)

36. Photo portrait of Robert S. Kerr, autographed.

37. Portrait of Robert S. Kerr.

38. Robert S. Kerr kneeling in field. Color photo. (1962)

39. Photo illustration of TELSTAR. (1962) Photographer - American Telephone and Telegraph Company.

40. Portrait of Robert S. Kerr. Photographer - Harris and Ewing.

41. a) Ed Edmondson and Robert S. Kerr at Muskogee Port Commission groundbreaking ceremony. Negative enclosed (1962)

b) Color photo of Robert S. Kerr driving bulldozer at Muskogee Port Commission groundbreaking ceremony. (1962)

c) Robert S. Kerr seated on bulldozer at the groundbreaking ceremonies of the Muskogee Port Commission. (1962)

d) Robert S. Kerr riding bulldozer at the groundbreaking ceremonies of the Muskogee Port Commission. (1962)

e) Robert S. Kerr among group of unidentified men hugging an unidentified child at the groundbreaking ceremonies of the Muskogee Port Commission. (1962)

f) Robert S. Kerr riding bulldozer at the groundbreaking ceremonies of the Muskogee Port Commission. Negative enclosed (1962)

g) Robert S. Kerr driving bulldozer at the groundbreaking ceremonies of the Muskogee Port Commission. (1962)

h) (l - r) Mike Monroney, Major General William Fox Cassidy, Robert S. Kerr, Ed Edmondson, and Quincey Sandus posing on a bulldozer at the groundbreaking ceremonies of the Muskogee Port Commission. (1962)

42. Robert S. Kerr family photo.

43. a) Robert S. Kerr speaking at Pushmataha County Democratic rally. (1954)

b) (l - r) Carl Albert, Robert S. Kerr, and Raymond Gary at Pushmataha County Democratic rally. (1954)

44. a) Robert S. Kerr sitting on cliffs during World War I.

b) Robert S. Kerr and two unidentified soldiers somewhere in France.

45. Robert S. Kerr and Gene Autry.

46. Robert S. Kerr and John F. Kennedy at Kermac Ranch. (1961)

47. View of Kermac Ranch. (1961)

48. (l - r) Ed Edmondson, Carl Albert, Robert S. Kerr, John F. Kennedy, Stuart Udall, and Mike Monroney at the signing of the Arbuckle Bill into law in the Oval Office. (1962)

49. Gordon Cooper and Robert S. Kerr at Cape Canaveral, Florida. (1961)

50. Panoramic photo of dinner party at Kermac Ranch. Guests include John F. Kennedy, Robert S. Kerr, Grayce Kerr, Dean McGee, and other members of the Kerr family. (1961)

51. Portrait photo of Robert S. Kerr. Photographer - Harris and Ewing.

52. (l - r) Sam Rayburn, Lyndon B. Johnson, and Robert S. Kerr standing in front of Land, Wood, and Water sign at book party.

53. Robert S. Kerr and three other gentlemen kneeling by Highway 259 memorial near Big Cedar, Oklahoma. Negative enclosed

54. Robert S. Kerr and grandchild, possibly Robert S. Kerr, III.

55. Robert S. Kerr in front of portrait of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Photographer - Acme Special Services.

56. Robert S. Kerr and family shortly before he became governor of Oklahoma. (l - r) Breene Kerr, William Kerr, Robert S. Kerr, Kay Kerr, Robert S. Kerr, Jr., and Grayce Kerr.

57. Robert S. Kerr and his brothers and sisters. (1962) (l - r) Aubrey Kerr, Bill Kerr, Travis Kerr, Lois Kerr, and Robert S. Kerr. Photographer - Battle Creek Enquirer and News.

58. Robert S. Kerr and unidentified man at Oklahoma Baptist University convocation ceremonies. Photographer - Oklahoma Baptist University.

59. Robert S. Kerr speaking before crowd on sidewalk during his senatorial campaign. (1948??) Negative enclosed. Photographer - Bill Johnson.

60. Robert S. Kerr and "Mr. Ling," his dog. Negative enclosed (1958)

61. Robert S. Kerr rolling his sleeves up to work.

62. Robert S. Kerr standing in front of Mt. Kiamichi monument.

63. a) Portrait photo of Robert S. Kerr in front of Mt. Kiamichi monument.

b) Portrait photo of Robert S. Kerr in front of Mt. Kiamichi monument.

64. Robert S. Kerr speaking at groundbreaking ceremonies of the Muskogee Port Commission. Mike Monroney and Ed Edmondson in background.

65. Ed Edmondson, Robert S. Kerr and other unidentified men at groundbreaking ceremonies of the Muskogee Port Commission.

66. a-b) Robert S. Kerr standing in front of microphone. Photographer - Alfred Fleishman.

67. Robert S. Kerr in New Orleans.

68. a-c) Photos of Robert S. Kerr's senatorial office. Negatives enclosed.

69. Robert S. Kerr presiding over a meeting of the Senate Aeronautical and Space Sciences Committee. Members pictured (l - r): Clifford Case, Margaret Chase Smith, Alexander Wiley, Robert S. Kerr, John Pastore, and Stuart Symington. (1961)

70. University of Oklahoma Peace Corps training contract signing ceremony in Washington, D.C. (l-r) Robert S. Kerr, Sargent Shriver, Tom Steed, Peter Kyle McCarter, and Mike Monroney.

71. (l - r) Senator Albert Gore of Tennessee, Ben West, mayor of Nashville, Robert S. Kerr and other officials thanking Senator Kerr for his efforts of behalf of the Tennessee Valley Authority. (1958) Photographer - City of Nashville.

72. United States Army "Medal of Honor" exhibit premier on Capitol Hill. (l - r) Sergeant Ted Fortis explains exhibit to Robert S. Kerr. (1962)

73. Portrait photo of Robert S. Kerr.

74. a) Color portrait post card of Robert S. Kerr.

b) Robert S. Kerr and unidentified family. (1957)

c) Robert S. Kerr photo portrait. (1962)

75. Mrs. R. E. Stephenson and daughter, Malvina. Photographer - Russell Hugo.

76. a) Color photo of Robert S. Kerr standing in front of Mt. Kiamichi memorial. Negative enclosed (1962)

b) Color photo of Robert S. Kerr standing in front of Mt. Kiamichi memorial. (1962)

c-d) Color photo of Robert S. Kerr sitting near Highway 259 memorial near Big Cedar, Oklahoma. (1962)

e) Close-up color photo of Robert S. Kerr leaning against Mt. Kiamichi plaque. (1962)

f) Color photo of Robert S. Kerr sitting near Highway 259 memorial near Big Cedar, Oklahoma. (1962)

g-h) Color photo of Robert S. Kerr standing in front of Mt. Kiamichi memorial. Negative enclosed (1962)

77. a-b) Color photo of Robert S. Kerr in front of United States Capitol with dome in background. Negative enclosed

c-d) Color photo of Robert S. Kerr and "Mr. Ling" in front of the United States Capitol with dome in background. Negative enclosed

e) Robert S. Kerr and "Mr. Ling" sitting on the steps of the United States Capitol.

f-h) Color photo of Robert S. Kerr in front of United States Capitol with dome in background. Negative enclosed

78. a) Robert S. Kerr and two unidentified women sitting on US Highway 259 memorial near Big Cedar, Oklahoma. (1962)

b) Robert S. Kerr and one unidentified woman sitting on US Highway 259 memorial near Big Cedar, Oklahoma. (1962)

79. a) Robert S. Kerr in front of Mt. Kiamichi memorial.

b) Robert S. Kerr and unidentified man at US Highway 259 memorial near Big Cedar, Oklahoma.

c) Robert S. Kerr, Malvina Stephenson, and two unidentified women at US Highway 259 memorial near Big Cedar, Oklahoma.

d) Robert S. Kerr in front of Mt. Kiamichi memorial.

e) Robert S. Kerr sitting at US Highway 259 memorial near Big Cedar, Oklahoma.

80. Robert S. Kerr receiving the Disabled Veterans' Citation for Distinguished National Service from Disabled American Veterans National Commander Frank Buono. (l - r) Elmer Freudenberger, Carl Irwin, Joe Adair, Frank Buono, Robert S. Kerr, and Harold Goodwin. (1962)

81. (l - r) Senators Robert S. Kerr, John Pastore, and Warren G. Magnuson after cloture vote on communications satellite bill. (1962)

82. Robert S. Kerr sitting near US Highway 259 memorial near Big Cedar Oklahoma.

83. Color photo of Robert S. Kerr. (1962)

84. Robert S. Kerr and unidentified man driving bulldozer in front of group of onlookers at the groundbreaking ceremonies of the Muskogee Port Commission. (1962)

85. N. R. Danielian, president of Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Association, presents Robert S. Kerr an honorary membership in the St. Lawrence Seaway Pioneers. (1961)

86. Robert S. Kerr receiving resolution of Outstanding Public Service and Leadership from David A. Wright, president of New York State Waterways Association, Inc. (1960) Photographer - Chase Limited, Photo.

87. Portrait photo of Robert S. Kerr.



88. Portrait photo of Robert S. Kerr. Photographer - Harris and Ewing.

89. Robert S. Kerr and Grayce Kerr looking at Freedom 7 spacecraft.

90. Robert S. Kerr seated behind the desk in his Senate office.

91. Robert S. Kerr and Don McBride hold a framed commission certificate signed by then Governor Kerr. (1962)

92. Four unidentified men posing for photograph. Photographer - Washington Chase..

93. Dwight Eisenhower and unidentified man standing in front of small airplane.

94. Photo of Malvina Stephenson.

95. Malvina Stephenson with unidentified women.

96. Group of unidentified people.

97. Malvina Stephenson outside at party with unidentified group.

98. Malvina Stephenson outside at party with unidentified group.

99. (l - r) Mike Monroney, Major General William Fox Cassidy, Robert S. Kerr, Ed Edmondson, and Quincey Sandus standing on a bulldozer with banner at the groundbreaking ceremonies of the Muskogee Port Commission. (1962)

100. Large group photo of flag raising at the groundbreaking ceremonies of the Muskogee Port Commission. Pictured in the group are Robert S. Kerr, Ed Edmondson, Mike Monroney, Major General William Fox Cassidy, and Quincey Sandus. (1962)

101. Robert S. Kerr, Ed Edmondson, Major General William Fox Cassidy and speaker at groundbreaking ceremonies of the Muskogee Port Commission. (1962)

102 .Robert S. Kerr and James E. Webb behind model of X-15 jet aircraft.

103 Hearing of the Senate Select Committee on National Water Resources. (l - r) Frank Moss, Gale McGee, Alan Bible, Clinton Anderson, Allen Ellender, Dennis Chavez, Robert S. Kerr, Warren G. Magnuson, Milton Young, Thomas Kuche, and Francis Chase.

104.a) Malvina Stephenson, Robert S. Kerr, and unidentified man in senatorial office.

b) Malvina Stephenson and Robert S. Kerr in senatorial office.

105.a) Malvina Stephenson presenting Robert S. Kerr with framed cartoon. Negative enclosed

b) Robert S. Kerr and staffer at office party.

106. (l - r) Lauren Fishel, Harral Allen, Robert S. Kerr, Hershel Burrus, and Glade Kirkpatrick on set of Robert S. Kerr's television show. (1957)

107. a) Negative taken from Kermac News' Robert S. Kerr memorial issue. Robert S. Kerr as baby, Robert S. Kerr's parents, and Robert S. Kerr and siblings as children. Robert S. Kerr; William Samuel Kerr; Margaret Eloda Kerr; Mildred Kerr; Aubrey Kerr; and Lois Kerr. (1963) Photographer - Kermac News.

b) Negative taken from Kermac News' Robert S. Kerr memorial issue. Robert S. Kerr and family around piano singing. Grayce Kerr playing the piano. (l - r) Breene, Kay, Senator Kerr, Bill, and Bob, Jr. (1963) Photographer - Kermac News.

108. Negative of "Tall in the Saddle" cartoon taken from Malvina Stephenson's book on Robert S. Kerr.

109. Photo of unidentified group of men in front of Robert S. Kerr's log cabin birthplace. (1950) Photographer - Reeves Camera Store.

110. a) Robert S. Kerr and unidentified man looking at wild flowers. (1962)

b) Color photo of Robert S. Kerr and unidentified men posing in front of "SS Muskogee" at groundbreaking ceremonies of Muskogee Port Commission. (1962)

c) Robert S. Kerr, Ed Edmondson, and group of unidentified men at groundbreaking ceremonies at Muskogee Port Commission. (1962)

d) Robert S. Kerr driving bulldozer at groundbreaking ceremonies of Muskogee Port Commission. (1962)

111. Photo of Robert S. Kerr's mother, Margaret Eloda Kerr (???).

112. a) Negative of Robert S. Kerr in front of Mt. Kiamichi Monument.

b) Negative of Robert S. Kerr and unidentified man at U.S. Highway 259 monument near Big Cedar, Oklahoma.

c) Negative of Robert S. Kerr and three unidentified women at U.S. Highway 259 monument near Big Cedar, Oklahoma.

d) Negative of Robert S. Kerr in front of Mt. Kiamichi plaque.

113. Negatives of Robert S. Kerr and others in senatorial office.

114.a) Color photo negative of painting of Robert S. Kerr in Senate office.

b) Photo negative of portrait of Robert S. Kerr.

115. Color negative of Robert S. Kerr, Malvina Stephenson, and unidentified women in office.

116. Color and b&w negatives of Malvina Stephenson (???)

117. Negatives of Robert S. Kerr in field.

118. Color slide of Robert S. Kerr in field.

Photos 119 - 134 came from a scrapbook on Space. (See Stephenson Oversize 2)

119. Robert S. Kerr posing behind scale models of U.S. Air Force and Army rockets. This photo appeared on the cover of Missile and Rockets, an American Aviation publication. (1961)

120. Robert S. Kerr posing behind model of X-15 United States Air Force jet plane while holding Land, Wood, and Water and Space.

121. Robert S. Kerr and James E. Webb looking at model rocket.

122. Robert S. Kerr and unidentified man posing by space craft at Patrick Air Force Base in Florida. Photographer - United States Air force, Patrick AFB, Florida.

123. Gordon Cooper explaining his space mission to Robert S. Kerr and Carter W. Bradley in front of space craft at Patrick Air Force Base in Florida. Photographer - United States Air force, Patrick AFB, Florida.

124. Robert S. Kerr and James E. Webb receiving briefing on work at NASA's American Research Center. (1961) Photographer - National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

125. (l - r) Robert S. Kerr, Brigadier General Irving L. Branch, and James E. Webb at the visit of the Senate Committee on Aeronautical and Space Sciences to Edwards AFB, California. Photographer - Office of Information, Air Force Flight Test Center.

126. (l - r) Alan Shepard, John Glenn, Robert S. Kerr, Gus Grissom, and Mike Monroney at the meeting of the Senate Committee on Aeronautical and Space Sciences. (1961)

127. (l - r) Alan Shepard, John Glenn, and Gus Grissom at the committee hearings of the Senate Committee on Aeronautical and Space Sciences.

128. (l - r) Margaret Chase Smith, Alexander Wiley, Robert S. Kerr, John Pastore, and Stuart Symington at committee hearing of the Senate Committee on Aeronautical and Space Sciences. (1962)

129. Robert S. Kerr; John Pastore; Margaret Chase Smith; Stuart Symington; and Wiley Alexander from the crowd's angle. (1962)

130. Large color panorama shot of luncheon at the Senate Office Building in Washington, D.C. Members of the group include: Margaret Chase Smith, Mike Monroney, Robert S. Kerr, Alan Shepard, John Glenn, Gus Grissom, and Strom Thurmond. (1962)

131. (l - r) Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Robert S. Kerr, and Alan Shepard at luncheon in the Senate Office Building. (1962)

132. John Glenn praying at dinner table during luncheon at the Senate Office Building. (1962)

133. Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Alan Shepard, Robert S. Kerr, and Margaret Chase Smith at the luncheon held at the Senate Office Building. (1962)

134. (l - r) Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Robert S. Kerr, Alan Shepard, and Strom Thurmond at the luncheon held at the Senate Office Building. (1962)

135. (l - r) Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Malvina Stephenson, and Alan Shepard at the luncheon at the Senate Office Building. Robert S. Kerr in background. (1962)

136. Clipping of photo taken from the front page of the May 9, 1961, issue of the New York Herald Tribune. Alan B. Shepard (front left), America's first man in space, joins top brass at the White House less than a week after his flight. Others shown left to right are Deputy NASA director Hugh Dryden, Congressman Overton Brooks, Senator Styles Bridges, Senator Robert S. Kerr, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson, and President John F. Kennedy. Copied from the clipping used in the Wagon Master of the New Frontier exhibit. Negative.

137. A Prayer for My Pastor by Robert S. Kerr. Color negative from Color Chrome. Original found in Stephenson, Box 5, Folder 2. There are large and small negatives.

138. Political cartoon. Empty chair labeled Senior Senator from Oklahoma with sign reading, "Gone Politickin' for bigger things." From Sulphur Times Democrat (special Roy J. Turner edition), 1954. Original found in Stephenson Oversize Box 2. Negative only.

139. Robert S. Kerr campaigning. Kermac News, pg. 11. Original found in Box 5, Folder 12. Negative only.



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