[Photograph 2012.201.B0223.0191]

Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Sir Francis Chichester ran into freakish weather Saturday night, just as he neared the finish line of his epic 28,500 mile solo voyage around the world. A sudden change of winds slowed his Gipsy Moth IV, which had been making a good 7 knots approaching the English Channel, to a mere 2 knots."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): England - City of Plymouth Unitary Authority - Plymouth
Creation Date: May 28, 1967
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 0
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 28, 1967
Coverage:
Place
England - City of Plymouth Unitary Authority - Plymouth
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
May 28, 1967
Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Sir Francis Chichester ran into freakish weather Saturday night, just as he neared the finish line of his epic 28,500 mile solo voyage around the world. A sudden change of winds slowed his Gipsy Moth IV, which had been making a good 7 knots approaching the English Channel, to a mere 2 knots."

Note:

PublishDate: O-05-28-67

Note:

Credit: Daily Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Chichester Francis | New York | Daily Oklahoman photographs
Source: Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 05-28-67
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0223.0191
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc191321
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image