[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0180]

Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "ONE DEAD, FIVE INJURED was the result of this head-on crash Tuesday on NE 23 and Shady Nook, about eight miles east of the state capitol. An expectant mother, Mrs.Barbara Camp, 20, of Edmond was fatally injured. Her husband, Leon, 24, was hurt as well as a family of four from Venice, Calif. They are Henry Joiner, 41, his wife Emma R., 36, and their two children, Mike, 12, and Mary,16. The Camp car is shown at left. Mrs. Camp, an expectant mother, was killed about noon in a splintering head-on collision which also injured her husband and a California family of four. the accident happened in the 9700 block NE 23. The victim's husband, 24-year-old Leon Camp, a student at Central State College, suffered a broken leg and multiple cuts. Trooper Pat Walsh of the highway patrol said the crash happened near the crest of a hill. Critically hurt with a skull fracture, internal injuries, and both legs broken was an occupant of the other car, Mrs. Emma R. Joyner, 36 of Venice, Calif. Her husband, Henry, 41, the driver, suffered internal injuries, and their son, Mike, 12, and daughter, Mary, 16 received broken legs."

Creator(s): Dodson, Buddy
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: July 3, 1957
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 10
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: July 3, 1957
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
July 3, 1957
Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "ONE DEAD, FIVE INJURED was the result of this head-on crash Tuesday on NE 23 and Shady Nook, about eight miles east of the state capitol. An expectant mother, Mrs.Barbara Camp, 20, of Edmond was fatally injured. Her husband, Leon, 24, was hurt as well as a family of four from Venice, Calif. They are Henry Joiner, 41, his wife Emma R., 36, and their two children, Mike, 12, and Mary,16. The Camp car is shown at left. Mrs. Camp, an expectant mother, was killed about noon in a splintering head-on collision which also injured her husband and a California family of four. the accident happened in the 9700 block NE 23. The victim's husband, 24-year-old Leon Camp, a student at Central State College, suffered a broken leg and multiple cuts. Trooper Pat Walsh of the highway patrol said the crash happened near the crest of a hill. Critically hurt with a skull fracture, internal injuries, and both legs broken was an occupant of the other car, Mrs. Emma R. Joyner, 36 of Venice, Calif. Her husband, Henry, 41, the driver, suffered internal injuries, and their son, Mike, 12, and daughter, Mary, 16 received broken legs."

Note:

PublishDate: 7-3-1957 Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Keyword(s): Accidents | Auto | County | 1957 | newspaper photographs
Added Title: One Dead, Five Injured
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0052.0180
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc190487
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image