[2012.201.B0051.0209]

Description:

Several men surround the tail section of a plane after the Braniff Airways plane wreck. A workman is attaching a winch line. A person in the crowd holds an Extra Edition of The Daily Oklahoman. The headline reads "8 KILLED IN CITY AIR CRASH". Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Braniff Airways crash in city March 26, 1939 which killed 8 people."

Creator(s): Brooks, G.E.
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: April 1, 1939
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 11
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 1, 1939
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
April 1, 1939
Description:

Several men surround the tail section of a plane after the Braniff Airways plane wreck. A workman is attaching a winch line. A person in the crowd holds an Extra Edition of The Daily Oklahoman. The headline reads "8 KILLED IN CITY AIR CRASH". Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Braniff Airways crash in city March 26, 1939 which killed 8 people."

Note:

PublishDate: 04-01-1939

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): accidents | airplanes | newspaper photographs
Source: April 1, 1939
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0051.0209
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc205494
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image