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[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0114]

Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Purcell firemen and railroad workers spray down an errant switch engine after it was purposely derailed following a 35-mile unmanned run from Oklahoma City."

Creator(s): Reed, Monty
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: November 27, 1978
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 2
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: November 27, 1978
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
November 27, 1978
Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Purcell firemen and railroad workers spray down an errant switch engine after it was purposely derailed following a 35-mile unmanned run from Oklahoma City."

Note:

PublishDate: 11-27-1978 Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Accidents | Train | State | 1939-1980 | newspaper photographs
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0053.0114
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc189219
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image