[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0768]

Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "AN EXPRESSWAY TRAFFIC mishap occurred early Wednesday when an auto was hit by a semi-trailer truck near the 8000 block of NE Expressway. Traffic officer Ed Grist said the truck, driven by Gene Lee Smith, 23, Bixby, was traveling northeast on the roadway when it struck the car from behind. The auto`s driver, George L. Botell, 36, E. St. Louis, Ill., and his wife suffered lacerations and other injuries, Grist said."

Creator(s): Tapscott, George
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: November 23, 1966
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 9
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: November 23, 1966
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
November 23, 1966
Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "AN EXPRESSWAY TRAFFIC mishap occurred early Wednesday when an auto was hit by a semi-trailer truck near the 8000 block of NE Expressway. Traffic officer Ed Grist said the truck, driven by Gene Lee Smith, 23, Bixby, was traveling northeast on the roadway when it struck the car from behind. The auto`s driver, George L. Botell, 36, E. St. Louis, Ill., and his wife suffered lacerations and other injuries, Grist said."

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PublishDate: 11-23-1966 Times

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Credit: Oklahoma City Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Keyword(s): Accidents | Auto | City | 1966 | Oklahoma City Times photographs
Source: "An Expressway Traffic", Oklahoma City Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 11-23-1966
Added Title: An Expressway Traffic
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0052.0768
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc196416
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image