BASEMENT BOX 66.0340

Description:

Photograph taken during daylight of firefighters extinguishing a smoking structural fire using a fire hose and ladder. Caption: "Blaze at Penn Industries, 1239 W Main, Saturday shortly before 2 p.m. District Fire Chief Chester Williams said firemen snuffed out the blaze in about 15 minutes, but not before it destroyed $14,000 worth of auto upholstery and damaged the building itself to the tune of $3,000."

Creator(s): Mooney, Hank
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: December 8, 1978
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1
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Date(s):
  • Creation: December 8, 1978
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
December 8, 1978
Description:

Photograph taken during daylight of firefighters extinguishing a smoking structural fire using a fire hose and ladder. Caption: "Blaze at Penn Industries, 1239 W Main, Saturday shortly before 2 p.m. District Fire Chief Chester Williams said firemen snuffed out the blaze in about 15 minutes, but not before it destroyed $14,000 worth of auto upholstery and damaged the building itself to the tune of $3,000."

Note:

PublishDate: O-12-09-73

Note:

Credit: The Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

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Keyword(s): fires | 1978-12-08 | The Oklahoman photographs | Penn Industries | Oklahoma City, Oklahoma | Oklahoma County, Oklahoma
Source: The Oklahoman; December 9, 1973
Added Title: Firemen Battle
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: BASEMENT BOX 66.0340
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc193143
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image