[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0284]

Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "Auto Winds Up Upside Down After Wild Skid, Three men thrown clear of this 1942 model convertible which police said skidded 192 feet sideways, struck the curb turned end over end another 63 feet before landing on top at SE 30 ans Shields Thursday morning. Officer said tools from the car and parts of the motor were found as far as 150 feet from where the convertible stopped."

Creator(s): Kaho, C. J.
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: January 22, 1953
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: January 22, 1953
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
January 22, 1953
Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "Auto Winds Up Upside Down After Wild Skid, Three men thrown clear of this 1942 model convertible which police said skidded 192 feet sideways, struck the curb turned end over end another 63 feet before landing on top at SE 30 ans Shields Thursday morning. Officer said tools from the car and parts of the motor were found as far as 150 feet from where the convertible stopped."

Note:

PublishDate: 1-22-1953 Times

Note:

Credit: Oklahoma City Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Accidents | Auto | City 1953 | Oklahoma City Times photographs
Source: "Auto Winds Up Upside Down After Wild Skid", Oklahoma City Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 01-22-1953
Added Title: Auto Winds Up Upside Down After Wild Skid
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0052.0284
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc190022
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image