[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0018]

Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "PAINFUL PLUNGE from a bridge spanning the Raymond Gary bypass at NE 36 left this crumpled wreckage of a car Friday and sent the driver, Gladys Thompson, 50, to St. Anthony hospital in critical condition. Mrs. Thompson, who lives at 537 NW 41, said the car ran off the bridge and dropped 23 feet to an embankment below after skidding out of control during a rainstorm."

Creator(s): Lucas, Jim
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: June 21, 1958
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 2
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: June 21, 1958
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
June 21, 1958
Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "PAINFUL PLUNGE from a bridge spanning the Raymond Gary bypass at NE 36 left this crumpled wreckage of a car Friday and sent the driver, Gladys Thompson, 50, to St. Anthony hospital in critical condition. Mrs. Thompson, who lives at 537 NW 41, said the car ran off the bridge and dropped 23 feet to an embankment below after skidding out of control during a rainstorm."

Note:

PublishDate: 6-21-1958 Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Accidents | Auto | City | 1958 | newspaper photographs
Added Title: Painful Plunge
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0052.0018
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc190074
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image