BASEMENT BOX 66.0368

Description:

Photograph taken during daylight of a firefighter working in the charred wreckage of a burned building. Caption: "A fire touched off by an apparent short circuit heavily damaged a massive air conditioning unit at United Founders Life Tower Thursday, shooting flames dangerously close to the cylindrical office building and prompting firemen to turn in a precautionary second alarm, authorities said."

Creator(s): Tullous, Don
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: May 10, 1973
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 3
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 10, 1973
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
May 10, 1973
Description:

Photograph taken during daylight of a firefighter working in the charred wreckage of a burned building. Caption: "A fire touched off by an apparent short circuit heavily damaged a massive air conditioning unit at United Founders Life Tower Thursday, shooting flames dangerously close to the cylindrical office building and prompting firemen to turn in a precautionary second alarm, authorities said."

Note:

PublishDate: O-05-11-73

Note:

Credit: The Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): fires | Oklahoma City, Oklahoma | United Founders Life Tower | 1973-05-10 | The Oklahoman photographs
Source: The Oklahoman; May 11, 1973
Contributor(s):
Added Title: Fire Strikes Tower's Air Conditioning Unit
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: BASEMENT BOX 66.0368
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc189884
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image