[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0354]

Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "CRUSHED TO DEATH by this smashed car Monday was Mrs. Bessie Liola James, 46, Choctaw. The accident occurred east of Oklahoma City when two cars collided and Mrs. James was thrown out of one car and under the other. Police had to dig a hole beside the car to remove the victims body."

Creator(s): Dodson, Buddy
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: June 18, 1957
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 3
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: June 18, 1957
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
June 18, 1957
Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "CRUSHED TO DEATH by this smashed car Monday was Mrs. Bessie Liola James, 46, Choctaw. The accident occurred east of Oklahoma City when two cars collided and Mrs. James was thrown out of one car and under the other. Police had to dig a hole beside the car to remove the victims body."

Note:

PublishDate: 6-18-1957

Note:

Credit: Daily Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Keyword(s): Accidents | Auto | State 1956-1957 | Daily Oklahoman photographs
Source: "Crushed To Death", Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 06-18-1957
Added Title: Crushed To Death
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0052.0354
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc203514
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image