[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0337]

Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "FIRST TRAFFIC DEATH of 1957 for Garfield county occurred Thursday when Lloyd Kriethe, 28-year-old Billings man was killed. His car overturned several times landing upright. Wilbert Wyssman Covington, a passenger, sustained minor injuries in the accident. A passing motorist is viewing the awesome wreckage three miles north of Covington on U.S. 64."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: January 18, 1957
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 2
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: January 18, 1957
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
January 18, 1957
Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "FIRST TRAFFIC DEATH of 1957 for Garfield county occurred Thursday when Lloyd Kriethe, 28-year-old Billings man was killed. His car overturned several times landing upright. Wilbert Wyssman Covington, a passenger, sustained minor injuries in the accident. A passing motorist is viewing the awesome wreckage three miles north of Covington on U.S. 64."

Note:

PublishDate: 1-18-1957

Note:

Credit: Oklahoma City Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Accidents | Auto | State 1956-1957 | Oklahoma City Times photographs
Source: "First Traffic Death", Oklahoma City Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 01-18-1957
Added Title: First Traffic Death
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0052.0337
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc187329
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image