By Chris Jefferies Ph.D.,Pee Wee" Cary
Using essentially the files of the Stephens County historic Museum, the authors chosen photos that illustrate the 2 issues of group and oil, and the way they influence one another. Highlights contain the expansion and improvement of Duncan, Marlow, and Comanche; prosperity from the oil growth; the strong
sense of neighborhood throughout the melancholy; carrier in either international battle I and international struggle II; renewed development following global conflict II; and modern efforts to bolster the communities.
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Duncan and Stephens County, Oklahoma (Images of America) by Chris Jefferies Ph.D.,Pee Wee" Cary