[BASEMENT BOX 67.0241]

Description:

A nighttime photograph of a fire in the downtown business district at Chandler in Lincoln County, Oklahoma. The image shows citizens and firemen using hoses in a failed attempt to save the C & G Grocery & Market from burning. Caption: "TO NO AVAIL, Chandler Firemen work to extinguish a blaze on Main street there . The early-morning fire at C & G Grocery destroyed the structure and caused extensive smoke damage to three adjoining business places."

Creator(s): Lucas, Jim
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Lincoln County - Chandler
Creation Date: November 15, 1960
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 9
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: November 15, 1960
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Lincoln County - Chandler
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
November 15, 1960
Description:

A nighttime photograph of a fire in the downtown business district at Chandler in Lincoln County, Oklahoma. The image shows citizens and firemen using hoses in a failed attempt to save the C & G Grocery & Market from burning. Caption: "TO NO AVAIL, Chandler Firemen work to extinguish a blaze on Main street there . The early-morning fire at C & G Grocery destroyed the structure and caused extensive smoke damage to three adjoining business places."

Note:

PublishDate: T-11-15-60

Note:

Credit: The Oklahoma Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): fires | Chandler | Lincoln County | business fire | C & G Grocery & Market | firemen
Source: The Oklahoma Times; November 15, 1960
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: BASEMENT BOX 67.0241
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc196485
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image