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Scenes from Tar Creek

Chat Pile, Tar Creek Superfund Site

Chat Pile, Tar Creek Superfund Site

Fisher Chat Pile, Picher, OK

Sludge Pond, Commerce, OK

Sunflower Mine Sinkhole, Tar Creek Superfund Site

Sludge Pond, Tar Creek Superfund Site

Chat Pile on Main Street, Picher, OK

Picher After the Buyout

After the Buyout, Picher, OK

Christian Church, Picher, OK

Water Tower and Chat Tower, Picher, OK

Chat Near Picher-Cardin HS, Picher, OK

Creek After the Buyout, Tar Creek Superfund Site

Production Stills

Director of Photography Robert Billings at Douthat Bridge

Rebecca Jim (L) and Earl Hatley (R)

Bureau of Indian Affairs


Circle Cinema, Tulsa, OK

Center Theater, Vinita, OK

R. Jim, E. Hatley, P. Waddle, J. Sparkman, M. Myers