[BASEMENT BOX 67.0221]

Description:

Daylight photograph of a grass fire in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma. The image shows Oklahoma City Fire Chief George Rummel igniting a protective back-fire. Discoloration and red and black wax pencil marks are visible on the photograph. Caption: "Chief George Rummel of Oklahoma City starts back-fire to protect nearby barns from damage."

Creator(s): Crowder, Russ
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: November 26, 1965
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: November 26, 1965
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
November 26, 1965
Description:

Daylight photograph of a grass fire in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma. The image shows Oklahoma City Fire Chief George Rummel igniting a protective back-fire. Discoloration and red and black wax pencil marks are visible on the photograph. Caption: "Chief George Rummel of Oklahoma City starts back-fire to protect nearby barns from damage."

Note:

PublishDate: O-11-28-65

Note:

Credit: The Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): fires | Oklahoma City | Oklahoma County | brush fire | back-fire
Source: The Oklahoman; November 28, 1965
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: BASEMENT BOX 67.0221
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc196827
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image