[Photograph 2012.201.B0249.0046]

Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Lt. (J. G.) Earl F. Crowder, (former University of Oklahoma football star,) now a flotilla commander on duty at the U. S. Naval Amphibious Training Base, at Fort Pierce, Florida, purchases $11,000 in war bonds by investing the proceeds from sale of a farm tract near his home at Cherokee, Oklahoma Lt. (JG) Crowder, right, receives the bonds from Capt. C. Gulbranson, U. S. N., Base Commanding Officer, left, and congratulations on making the largest cash purchase in U. S. N. A. T. B. history, as he gives his check for $8,250 to Ensign Robert F. Beck, center, Base War Bond Officer."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: October 6, 1944
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 6, 1944
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
October 6, 1944
Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Lt. (J. G.) Earl F. Crowder, (former University of Oklahoma football star,) now a flotilla commander on duty at the U. S. Naval Amphibious Training Base, at Fort Pierce, Florida, purchases $11,000 in war bonds by investing the proceeds from sale of a farm tract near his home at Cherokee, Oklahoma Lt. (JG) Crowder, right, receives the bonds from Capt. C. Gulbranson, U. S. N., Base Commanding Officer, left, and congratulations on making the largest cash purchase in U. S. N. A. T. B. history, as he gives his check for $8,250 to Ensign Robert F. Beck, center, Base War Bond Officer."

Note:

PublishDate: 1944-10-06T00:00:00Z

Physical Description:

1 photograph

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Crowder, Earl O, U. Football | U.S Navy Lt. | newspaper photographs
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0249.0046
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc197272
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image