[Photograph 2012.201.B0239.0791]

Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "No one in Oklahoma City was more surprise Monday then George Copeland, owner of the Jones Boys Grocery, 330 W. Reno. A week ago Saturday night burglars broke into the store and took government bonds totaling $ 8,200 from an open safe. Monday they came back in a plain envelope bearing an Oklahoma City postmark. Here Copeland puts the bonds into a safe -which he will lock!"

Creator(s): Killian, Thomas
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: November 22, 1948
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: November 22, 1948
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
November 22, 1948
Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "No one in Oklahoma City was more surprise Monday then George Copeland, owner of the Jones Boys Grocery, 330 W. Reno. A week ago Saturday night burglars broke into the store and took government bonds totaling $ 8,200 from an open safe. Monday they came back in a plain envelope bearing an Oklahoma City postmark. Here Copeland puts the bonds into a safe -which he will lock!"

Note:

PublishDate: O-11-23-48

Note:

Credit: Daily Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Copeland, George | City Merchant Owner Of Jones Boys Grocery | Daily Oklahoman photographs
Source: "Postal Surprise-", Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 11-23-48
Added Title: Postal Surprise-
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0239.0791
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc196711
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image