[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0808]

Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Force of impact that killed four near Altus is illustrated by this picture taken by Charles D. Rhoades, Oklahoma City, director of the Oklahoma Wheat Commission, who happened upon accident shortly after it occurred. Hood of pickup truck was fused to car's roof.
ALTUS - Four persons were killed and two others were seriously hurt Monday in the head-on collision of a car and a pickup truck on a straight stretch of US-62 east of Altus."

Creator(s): Rhoades, Charles D.
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: December 24, 1968
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 3
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: December 24, 1968
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
December 24, 1968
Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Force of impact that killed four near Altus is illustrated by this picture taken by Charles D. Rhoades, Oklahoma City, director of the Oklahoma Wheat Commission, who happened upon accident shortly after it occurred. Hood of pickup truck was fused to car's roof.
ALTUS - Four persons were killed and two others were seriously hurt Monday in the head-on collision of a car and a pickup truck on a straight stretch of US-62 east of Altus."

Note:

PublishDate: 12-24-1968 Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Accidents | Auto-Truck | State | 1968 | newspaper photographs
Added Title: Force Of Impact That Killed Four Near Altus
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0052.0808
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc192868
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image