[2012.201.B0051.0170]

Description:

Plane wreckage in a open field. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A 41-year-old Bethany pilot, who celebrated his birthday Sunday, was in satisfactory condition at Baptist Hospital Monday after surviving a crash Sunday in his single-engine aircraft. A hospital spokeman said John C. Orf, 7609 NW 29, a former Oklahoma City policeman, was improving. Orf was pulled from the burning wreckage by two men, David Dawkin, 29-year-old former air force medic and a Baptist Hospital emergency room orderly, and Jack Keller, 7013 NW 21, a city businessman."

Creator(s): Taylor, Robert
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: April 6, 1969
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 2
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 6, 1969
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
April 6, 1969
Description:

Plane wreckage in a open field. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A 41-year-old Bethany pilot, who celebrated his birthday Sunday, was in satisfactory condition at Baptist Hospital Monday after surviving a crash Sunday in his single-engine aircraft. A hospital spokeman said John C. Orf, 7609 NW 29, a former Oklahoma City policeman, was improving. Orf was pulled from the burning wreckage by two men, David Dawkin, 29-year-old former air force medic and a Baptist Hospital emergency room orderly, and Jack Keller, 7013 NW 21, a city businessman."

Note:

PublishDate: 04-07-1969 Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): accidents | airplanes | newspaper photographs
Source: The Oklahoma Times: April 7, 1969
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0051.0170
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc196673
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image