[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0979]

Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "CHARRED STATION WAGON WRECKAGE TELLS THE STORY. STAFF TRAFFIC TOLL, 1972 to date: 292, 1971 to date: 291, 1972 deaths under 21: 100, Two Kansas women and 21-year-old Frederick pedestrian today became the first traffic victims of the long Memorial Day holiday period. The women died in the flaming crash of their car in far northeast Oklahoma City shortly after 1 a.m. The man was killed near Hobart by a hit-and-run driver."

Creator(s): Taylor, Robert
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: May 26, 1972
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 3
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 26, 1972
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
May 26, 1972
Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "CHARRED STATION WAGON WRECKAGE TELLS THE STORY. STAFF TRAFFIC TOLL, 1972 to date: 292, 1971 to date: 291, 1972 deaths under 21: 100, Two Kansas women and 21-year-old Frederick pedestrian today became the first traffic victims of the long Memorial Day holiday period. The women died in the flaming crash of their car in far northeast Oklahoma City shortly after 1 a.m. The man was killed near Hobart by a hit-and-run driver."

Note:

PublishDate: 5-27-1972 Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Accident | Auto-Station Wagon | City | 1972 | newspaper photographs
Added Title: Charred Station Wagon Wreckage Tells The Story.
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0052.0979
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc196547
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image