[BASEMENT BOX 67.0321]

Description:

Photograph is of a fireman crouched behind a metal rail spraying an open fire hose on a smoldering hole in a multiple story brick building. Many burnt bricks are strewn across the open area between the fireman and the remaining damaged building. Caption: "Thousands or persons dressed in their Sunday best watched Sunday while fire destroyed a brick building which housed Enid's largest theater and caused heavy damage to an adjacent law office."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Garfield County - Enid
Creation Date: March 9, 1969
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 9
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: March 9, 1969
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Garfield County - Enid
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
March 9, 1969
Description:

Photograph is of a fireman crouched behind a metal rail spraying an open fire hose on a smoldering hole in a multiple story brick building. Many burnt bricks are strewn across the open area between the fireman and the remaining damaged building. Caption: "Thousands or persons dressed in their Sunday best watched Sunday while fire destroyed a brick building which housed Enid's largest theater and caused heavy damage to an adjacent law office."

Note:

PublishDate: O-03-10-69

Note:

Credit: Daily Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): fires | Garfield County | Enid | 1969 | Daily Oklahoman photographs | theater
Source: The Daily Oklahoman, March 10, 1969
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: BASEMENT BOX 67.0321
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc187177
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image