[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0289]

Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "Rampaging Auto Lands Driver in City Jail, This 1951 model automobile collided with another car early Wednesday at SW 26 and Walker, then jumped the curb, knocked down 30 feet of picket fence and crashes into brick building 108 feet from the intersection. The driver, Frank Eugene Settlemeyre, 24, of 7100 S. Shields, suffered only a minor cut on the face. He was treated at Mercy hospital and then jailed on a charge of reckless driving by drinking. Police said Settlemeyre's car collided with one driven by William Oliver McGill, 76, of 641 NE 12."

Creator(s): Kaho, C. J.
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: March 25, 1953
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
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Date(s):
  • Creation: March 25, 1953
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
March 25, 1953
Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "Rampaging Auto Lands Driver in City Jail, This 1951 model automobile collided with another car early Wednesday at SW 26 and Walker, then jumped the curb, knocked down 30 feet of picket fence and crashes into brick building 108 feet from the intersection. The driver, Frank Eugene Settlemeyre, 24, of 7100 S. Shields, suffered only a minor cut on the face. He was treated at Mercy hospital and then jailed on a charge of reckless driving by drinking. Police said Settlemeyre's car collided with one driven by William Oliver McGill, 76, of 641 NE 12."

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PublishDate: 2-25-1953 Times

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Credit: Oklahoma City Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Keyword(s): Accidents | Auto | City 1953 | Oklahoma City Times photographs
Source: "Rampaging Auto Lands Driver In City Jail", Oklahoma City Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 02-25-1953
Added Title: Rampaging Auto Lands Driver In City Jail
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0052.0289
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc191224
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image