[Photograph 2012.201.B0916.0295]

Description:

Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Many people were eager and waiting for Sgt. Elmer Morriss to arrive so that they could shake the hand of the 22-year-old example of high courage. Harvey Terry, the Ardmore man who has personally escorted Morriss within the state and on frequent trips to and from McCloskey General Hospital in Temple, Texas, stands back of Morriss' chair."

Creator(s): Stockwell, Bill
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: November 2, 1945
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
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Date(s):
  • Creation: November 2, 1945
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
November 2, 1945
Description:

Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Many people were eager and waiting for Sgt. Elmer Morriss to arrive so that they could shake the hand of the 22-year-old example of high courage. Harvey Terry, the Ardmore man who has personally escorted Morriss within the state and on frequent trips to and from McCloskey General Hospital in Temple, Texas, stands back of Morriss' chair."

Note:

PublishDate: T-11-02-45

Note:

Credit: Oklahoma Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Keyword(s): Morriss Elmer | Ringling | World War Ii Veteran | (Lost Both Legs | Oklahoma Times photographs
Source: Oklahoma Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, November 2, 1945
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0916.0295
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc475984
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image