[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0104]

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Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "An auto-station wagon collision at NE 23 and Midwest blvd. Wednesday injured five persons. Mary Jane Hines, 61, suffered critical head injuries, Rosco Walker, 36, lying across seat of wrecked car. A 61-year-old woman was taken to Mercy hospital Wednesday with critical head injuries as the result of a two car collision at N?E 23 and Midwest blvd. Injured was Mary Jane Hines, 2749 NW 22. She was a passenger in a car driven by Earl S. Haynes, 53, of 3233 NW 29, who suffered minor injuries. The Haynes car and a car driven by Roscoe Walker, 36, Spencer, Collided head-on. Trooper Paul McCown said Walker pulled out to pass another car, Walker's car, and the Haynes auto collided on the road shoulder where Haynes had turned in an attempt to avoid collision. Walker suffered and arm injury and lacerations. Two other passengers in the Haynes car were injured. They were Royce Hoorton, 55, of 2504 NW 30, injury to left foot, and Jessie Cl Merideth, 63, of 2220 NW 20 minor injuries."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: September 3, 1959
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 9
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: September 3, 1959
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
September 3, 1959
Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "An auto-station wagon collision at NE 23 and Midwest blvd. Wednesday injured five persons. Mary Jane Hines, 61, suffered critical head injuries, Rosco Walker, 36, lying across seat of wrecked car. A 61-year-old woman was taken to Mercy hospital Wednesday with critical head injuries as the result of a two car collision at N?E 23 and Midwest blvd. Injured was Mary Jane Hines, 2749 NW 22. She was a passenger in a car driven by Earl S. Haynes, 53, of 3233 NW 29, who suffered minor injuries. The Haynes car and a car driven by Roscoe Walker, 36, Spencer, Collided head-on. Trooper Paul McCown said Walker pulled out to pass another car, Walker's car, and the Haynes auto collided on the road shoulder where Haynes had turned in an attempt to avoid collision. Walker suffered and arm injury and lacerations. Two other passengers in the Haynes car were injured. They were Royce Hoorton, 55, of 2504 NW 30, injury to left foot, and Jessie Cl Merideth, 63, of 2220 NW 20 minor injuries."

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PublishDate: 9-3-1959

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Credit: Daily Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Keyword(s): Accidents | Auto-Station Wagon | City 1959 | Daily Oklahoman photographs
Source: "An Auto-Station Wagon Collision At Ne 23 And Midwest Blvd. Wednesday Injured Five Persons.", Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 09-3-1959
Added Title: An Auto-Station Wagon Collision At Ne 23 And Midwest Blvd. Wednesday Injured Five Persons.
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0052.0104
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc223512
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image