[BASEMENT BOX 67.0245]

Description:

Photograph is of a man standing in the middle of a large area that has been reduced to rubble by a fire. He appears to be surveying the damage and remains.. Caption: "Three Oklahoma fires took the lives of two persons Monday, destroyed a hotel and heavily damaged a shopping center. A house fire at Chester, in Major County, fatally burned Jim Smith, 82, and his wife, Anna. 70."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma
Creation Date: January 15, 1962
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 10
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: January 15, 1962
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
January 15, 1962
Description:

Photograph is of a man standing in the middle of a large area that has been reduced to rubble by a fire. He appears to be surveying the damage and remains.. Caption: "Three Oklahoma fires took the lives of two persons Monday, destroyed a hotel and heavily damaged a shopping center. A house fire at Chester, in Major County, fatally burned Jim Smith, 82, and his wife, Anna. 70."

Note:

PublishDate: O-01-16-62

Note:

Credit: Daily Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): fires | Daily Oklahoman photographs | Chester | 1962 | Raymond Branstetter Jr
Source: The Daily Oklahoman, January 16, 1962
Added Title: Raymond Branstetter Jr. Views Razed House At Chester.
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: BASEMENT BOX 67.0245
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc193865
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image