[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0850]

Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "A Heavy truck and 450 cases of beer were reduced to smoldering ruins shortly before midnight Monday when the carrier driven by Austin Stephen, route 5, Oklahoma City, crashed over a railing on Newcastle bridge on US 62. The truck driver, show said he went to sleep while at the wheel, was not seriously injured."

Creator(s): Meek
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - McClain County - Newcastle
Creation Date: September 15, 1947
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 9
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: September 15, 1947
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - McClain County - Newcastle
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
September 15, 1947
Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "A Heavy truck and 450 cases of beer were reduced to smoldering ruins shortly before midnight Monday when the carrier driven by Austin Stephen, route 5, Oklahoma City, crashed over a railing on Newcastle bridge on US 62. The truck driver, show said he went to sleep while at the wheel, was not seriously injured."

Note:

PublishDate: O-09-17-47 E

Note:

Credit: Daily Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Keyword(s): Accidents | Truck | State | 1947 | Daily Oklahoman photographs
Source: "A Nap'S No Snap", Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 09-17-47
Added Title: A Nap'S No Snap
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0053.0850
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc199841
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image