[BASEMENT BOX 67.0322]

Description:

Photograph is of three men spraying two open water hoses on a smoldering hole in the side of a building on a main street. Smoke is still rising from the remaining part of the structure. Photograph was taken in the day time. Caption: "Enid theater fire continued to smolder Monday. The blaze destroyed the 38 year old Esquire Theater building and heavily damaged an adjoining law office in downtown Enid after flames broke out about noon Sunday. Fire Marshal Kenneth Olson and other investigators were probing the ruins Monday in an attempt to determine cause of the blaze. No estimate of damage had been made."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Garfield County - Enid
Creation Date: March 9, 1969
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 10
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: March 9, 1969
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Garfield County - Enid
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
March 9, 1969
Description:

Photograph is of three men spraying two open water hoses on a smoldering hole in the side of a building on a main street. Smoke is still rising from the remaining part of the structure. Photograph was taken in the day time. Caption: "Enid theater fire continued to smolder Monday. The blaze destroyed the 38 year old Esquire Theater building and heavily damaged an adjoining law office in downtown Enid after flames broke out about noon Sunday. Fire Marshal Kenneth Olson and other investigators were probing the ruins Monday in an attempt to determine cause of the blaze. No estimate of damage had been made."

Note:

PublishDate: T-03-10-69

Note:

Credit: Oklahoma Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): fires | Garfield County | Enid | 1969 | Oklahoma Times photographs
Source: The Oklahoma Times, March 10, 1969
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: BASEMENT BOX 67.0322
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc199253
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image