[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0318]

Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Twenty-two cars jumped the tracks a quarter of a mile from downtown Waukomis Monday, turning this Rock Island freight train into a block-long pile of misshapen boxcars."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Garfield County - Waukomis
Creation Date: August 9, 1955
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 5
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 9, 1955
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Garfield County - Waukomis
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
August 9, 1955
Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Twenty-two cars jumped the tracks a quarter of a mile from downtown Waukomis Monday, turning this Rock Island freight train into a block-long pile of misshapen boxcars."

Note:

PublishDate: 8-9-1955 Oklahoman

Note:

Credit: Daily Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Accidents | Train | State | 1955 | Daily Oklahoman photographs
Source: "Twenty-Two Cars Jumped The Tracks", Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 08-9-1955
Added Title: Twenty-Two Cars Jumped The Tracks
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0053.0318
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc193618
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image