[Photograph 2012.201.B0296.0156]

Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "A dishonorably discharged soldier who less than three months ago cowered in a Marshall county jail sell at Madill and begged officer to recommend a life sentence so he might escape death in the electric chair, Thursday brazenly declared, "I got a bum deal."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: July 12, 1956
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 5
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: July 12, 1956
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
July 12, 1956
Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "A dishonorably discharged soldier who less than three months ago cowered in a Marshall county jail sell at Madill and begged officer to recommend a life sentence so he might escape death in the electric chair, Thursday brazenly declared, "I got a bum deal."

Note:

PublishDate: T-7-12-56

Note:

Credit: Oklahoma Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Day, Prentice Frank New York | Oklahoma Times photographs
Source: Oklahoma Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 07-12-56
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0296.0156
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc197999
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image