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[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0124]

Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "RAIN SLICK streets and an unseen stop sign were the cause of a collision which heavily damaged this police cruiser at NW 9 and Hudson Tuesday. Scout car officer Phil Kennedy suffered bruised ribs and Mrs. Ina Mae Day, Edmond, a bruised hip in the wreck. Mrs. Day said she failed to see an eastbound stop sign. Kennedy was unable to stop on the slick streets, before the collision occurred, the officer said."

Creator(s): Cobb, Richard
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: May 5, 1959
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 2
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 5, 1959
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
May 5, 1959
Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "RAIN SLICK streets and an unseen stop sign were the cause of a collision which heavily damaged this police cruiser at NW 9 and Hudson Tuesday. Scout car officer Phil Kennedy suffered bruised ribs and Mrs. Ina Mae Day, Edmond, a bruised hip in the wreck. Mrs. Day said she failed to see an eastbound stop sign. Kennedy was unable to stop on the slick streets, before the collision occurred, the officer said."

Note:

PublishDate: 5-5-1959

Note:

Credit: Oklahoma City Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Keyword(s): Accidents | Auto | City 1959 | Oklahoma City Times photographs
Source: "Rain Slick", Oklahoma City Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 05-5-1959
Added Title: Rain Slick
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0052.0124
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc191559
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image