BASEMENT BOX 67.0036

Description:

Photograph of an industrial complex engulfed by fire and billowing black smoke. Caption: "A roaring fire touched off by a series of rumbling explosions at the sprawling government-owned Plains butadiene plant near here was brought under control Saturday afternoon."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Hutchinson County - Borger
Creation Date: September 3, 1951
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 2
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: September 3, 1951
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Hutchinson County - Borger
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
September 3, 1951
Description:

Photograph of an industrial complex engulfed by fire and billowing black smoke. Caption: "A roaring fire touched off by a series of rumbling explosions at the sprawling government-owned Plains butadiene plant near here was brought under control Saturday afternoon."

Note:

PublishDate: T-09-03-51

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): fires | explosions | Borger, Texas | 1951-09-03 | newspaper photographs
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: BASEMENT BOX 67.0036
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc209152
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image