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[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0155]

Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "THE DRIVER WALKED AWAY with only minor bruises after his car tangled with the Byers street bridge Monday. Driver James Andrew Ray, 30, of 1529 NE 15, was thrown out as the car slammed through the bridge approach , snapped a telephone pole and overturned in a ditch. Note broken post resting atop the wreckage. Ray was cited for reckless driving."

Creator(s): Matheson, Mandell
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: May 7, 1956
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 7, 1956
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
May 7, 1956
Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "THE DRIVER WALKED AWAY with only minor bruises after his car tangled with the Byers street bridge Monday. Driver James Andrew Ray, 30, of 1529 NE 15, was thrown out as the car slammed through the bridge approach , snapped a telephone pole and overturned in a ditch. Note broken post resting atop the wreckage. Ray was cited for reckless driving."

Note:

PublishDate: 5-8-1956

Note:

Credit: Oklahoma City Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Accidents | Auto | City 1956 | Oklahoma City Times photographs
Source: "The Driver Walked Away", Oklahoma City Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 05-8-1956
Added Title: The Driver Walked Away
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0052.0155
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc195977
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image