BASEMENT BOX 67.0084

Description:

Photograph taken at night of men extinguishing a structural fire with a fire hose. Caption: "Starting from an overheated bearing in the top of the 90-foot structure, a pre-dawn fire Sunday morning destroyed the headhouse of the Empire Elevator in Guthrie at a loss of more than $50,000."

Creator(s): Bryan Studio
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Logan County - Guthrie
Creation Date: October 19, 1942
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 6
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 19, 1942
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Logan County - Guthrie
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
October 19, 1942
Description:

Photograph taken at night of men extinguishing a structural fire with a fire hose. Caption: "Starting from an overheated bearing in the top of the 90-foot structure, a pre-dawn fire Sunday morning destroyed the headhouse of the Empire Elevator in Guthrie at a loss of more than $50,000."

Note:

PublishDate: O-10-19-42

Note:

Credit: The Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): fires | Empire Elevator | 1942-10-19 | The Oklahoman photographs | Guthrie, Oklahoma | Logan County, Oklahoma
Source: The Oklahoman; October 19, 1942
Added Title: Blacken Elevators
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: BASEMENT BOX 67.0084
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc187115
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image