Skiatook Police Department finds decades-old photos; Pictures date from the late 1800s to 1950s

SKIATOOK, Okla. - The Skiatook Police Department is searching for relatives who may know the owners of some decades-old photos that predates Oklahoma's statehood.

The department received a photo album full of old photos that was recovered from an abandoned home in the area. 

A contractor was set to demolish the house, but found the pictures and gave them to police.

Officers say the photos date from the late 1800s to 1950s.


Police are scanning the photos and placing them on their Skiatook Police Department's Facebook page in hopes of reuniting the photos with any living relatives.

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