[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0081]

Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Here is shown, askew, the damaged front of the once high speed Santa Fe locomotive after it tore up more that 100 feet of track, took a 20-foot plunge and wound up in this fashion, head in the air, pilot wheels off and much of its boiler sunk in rain soaked earth."

Creator(s): Kaho, C. J.
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: July 2, 1946
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 5
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: July 2, 1946
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
July 2, 1946
Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Here is shown, askew, the damaged front of the once high speed Santa Fe locomotive after it tore up more that 100 feet of track, took a 20-foot plunge and wound up in this fashion, head in the air, pilot wheels off and much of its boiler sunk in rain soaked earth."

Note:

PublishDate: 7-2-1946 Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Accidents | Train | County | newspaper photographs
Added Title: Once Proud Locomotive Winds Up In Mud
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0053.0081
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc195705
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image