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William T. “Bill” Dixon

Inducted: 1991

WILLIAM T. “BILL” DIXON (1921-2005) was a fixture in the newspaper photography scene in Oklahoma for 40 years, serving much of that time as chief photographer for the Lawton Constitution and Morning Press. He gave many young photographers the practical training and the encouragement to start careers of their own. His photographs have provided the residents of southwest Oklahoma with an accurate and interesting account of the events occurring around them. After retiring from the paper, he did freelance and commercial photography.

William T. “Bill” Dixon
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Selection Process

Honorees are selected by a committee comprised of hall of fame members, including its director, and distinguished leaders in journalism. The Selection Committee considers all nominations, both new ones and those held over from previous years, before selecting the honorees.

The 2022 Oklahoma Journalism Hall of Fame nominee submission deadline is Sunday, Ocober 31, 2021.

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