[Photograph 2012.201.B0115.0510]

Description:

Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "The man on the left behind the typewriter is Herny Burchfiel, Oklahoma City Times courthouse reporter, whose story July 26, 1949, about an elderly couple losing their home through a tax title sale brought about the tax title investigation. The man on the right is William F. Vahlberg, former county treasurer, who must serve 120 days in the state penitentiary for his part in the tax title racket."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: October 23, 1952
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 3
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 23, 1952
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
October 23, 1952
Description:

Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "The man on the left behind the typewriter is Herny Burchfiel, Oklahoma City Times courthouse reporter, whose story July 26, 1949, about an elderly couple losing their home through a tax title sale brought about the tax title investigation. The man on the right is William F. Vahlberg, former county treasurer, who must serve 120 days in the state penitentiary for his part in the tax title racket."

Note:

PublishDate: T-10-23-52

Note:

Credit: Oklahoma Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Burchfiel, Henry | Okla. City Times Reporter | Oklahoma Times photographs
Source: "Here Are Key Figures In Break-Up Of Tax Title Racket", Oklahoma Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, October 23, 1952
Added Title: Here Are Key Figures In Break-Up Of Tax Title Racket
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0115.0510
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc260529
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image