[Photograph 2012.201.B0422.0257]

Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Ernest William Fisher, right, was questioned Sunday afternoon by Granville Scanland, left, county attorney,and Sam Oliver, middle, as assistant, about the fatal shooting of his wife, Wanda Lee, 19. Fisher, officers said, admitted the shooting but refused to sign a statement. He told officers he killed his wife defending his own life. He said both had pistols. Fisher, county night club operator,will be questioned again Monday."

Creator(s): Kaho, C. J.
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Carter Park
Creation Date: September 9, 1951
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 5
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
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Date(s):
  • Creation: September 9, 1951
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Carter Park
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
September 9, 1951
Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Ernest William Fisher, right, was questioned Sunday afternoon by Granville Scanland, left, county attorney,and Sam Oliver, middle, as assistant, about the fatal shooting of his wife, Wanda Lee, 19. Fisher, officers said, admitted the shooting but refused to sign a statement. He told officers he killed his wife defending his own life. He said both had pistols. Fisher, county night club operator,will be questioned again Monday."

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PublishDate: O-09-10-51

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Credit: Daily Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Keyword(s): Fisher Ernest William | Carter Park | Night Club Operator | Slaying Suspect | Daily Oklahoman photographs
Source: "Slayer Questioned", Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 09-10-51
Added Title: Slayer Questioned
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0422.0257
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc224461
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image