[BASEMENT BOX 67.0625]

Description:

Photograph of the remains of a building on the main street in Binger, OK. The roof is missing, the front windows are gone, and the side of the structure has begun to fall down. Smoke is still rising from the remains. Photograph was taken in the night time. Caption: "A sudden blaze which for a time Tuesday night threatened the entire town of Binger before its populace fought the fire and saved other buildings. left a general store and theater only a shell of blackened ruins."

Creator(s): Meek, Richard B.
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Caddo County - Binger
Creation Date: December 17, 1946
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 9
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: December 17, 1946
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Caddo County - Binger
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
December 17, 1946
Description:

Photograph of the remains of a building on the main street in Binger, OK. The roof is missing, the front windows are gone, and the side of the structure has begun to fall down. Smoke is still rising from the remains. Photograph was taken in the night time. Caption: "A sudden blaze which for a time Tuesday night threatened the entire town of Binger before its populace fought the fire and saved other buildings. left a general store and theater only a shell of blackened ruins."

Note:

PublishDate: T-1946-12-17

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): fires | Binger | main street | newspaper photographs | Caddo County
Source: The Oklahoma Times, December 17, 1946
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: BASEMENT BOX 67.0625
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc191314
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image