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[2012.201.B0317.0179]

Description:

Photograph is of a man, wearing a military uniform, standing and pointing at a location on a poster attached to the wall. An older woman in a dark dress is seated below looking up at the point the man is pointing at. Caption: "Seaman John P. Duncan jr., Oklahoma's first returning survivor of the sunken aircraft carrier Wasp , uses a navy poster in the Oklahoma City recruiting office to show his mother about where he was standing on the carrier when he first the wake of the first torpedo which tore into the side of the big flat top in the Solomons September 15."

Creator(s): Baughan, Betty
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Logan County - Guthrie
Creation Date: October 27, 1942
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 0
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 27, 1942
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Logan County - Guthrie
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
October 27, 1942
Description:

Photograph is of a man, wearing a military uniform, standing and pointing at a location on a poster attached to the wall. An older woman in a dark dress is seated below looking up at the point the man is pointing at. Caption: "Seaman John P. Duncan jr., Oklahoma's first returning survivor of the sunken aircraft carrier Wasp , uses a navy poster in the Oklahoma City recruiting office to show his mother about where he was standing on the carrier when he first the wake of the first torpedo which tore into the side of the big flat top in the Solomons September 15."

Note:

PublishDate: T-10-28-42

Note:

Credit: Oklahoma Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Duncan , John P. Jr. | Guthrie | U S Navy | Oklahoma Times photographs
Source: The Oklahoma Times, October 28, 1942
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0317.0179
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc193640
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image