[2012.201.B0051.0166]

Description:

Mangled mess of a plane crash. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "CROP-DUSTING PLANE piloted by John C. Orf was demolished Sunday when the plane struck a power line, crashed and burst into flames west of Lake Overholser. Two men pulled Orf from the burning wreckage. He was reported in good condition at Baptist Memorial Hospital."

Creator(s): Taylor, Robert
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: April 6, 1969
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 6, 1969
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
April 6, 1969
Description:

Mangled mess of a plane crash. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "CROP-DUSTING PLANE piloted by John C. Orf was demolished Sunday when the plane struck a power line, crashed and burst into flames west of Lake Overholser. Two men pulled Orf from the burning wreckage. He was reported in good condition at Baptist Memorial Hospital."

Note:

PublishDate: 04-07-1969 Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): accidents | airplanes | newspaper photographs
Source: The Oklahoman: April 7, 1969
Added Title: Crop-Dusting Plane
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0051.0166
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc199462
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image