[Photograph 2012.201.B0961.0432]

Description:

Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "One of Oklahoma City's famous landmarks, the old Bristol Hotel at NW 2 and Broadway, will disappear beginning February 1. The building will be wrecked to make room for a parking lot at least for the present. This is perhaps the last pictures that will be taken of what was "the finest and most modern hotel in the southwest" when it opened on Easter Day, 1904, as the Threadgill Hotel."

Creator(s): Albright, Bob
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: December 21, 1956
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 5
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: December 21, 1956
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
December 21, 1956
Description:

Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "One of Oklahoma City's famous landmarks, the old Bristol Hotel at NW 2 and Broadway, will disappear beginning February 1. The building will be wrecked to make room for a parking lot at least for the present. This is perhaps the last pictures that will be taken of what was "the finest and most modern hotel in the southwest" when it opened on Easter Day, 1904, as the Threadgill Hotel."

Note:

PublishDate: T-12-21-56

Note:

Credit: Oklahoma Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Okla City | Bldgs | Bristol Hotel | Oklahoma Times photographs
Source: Oklahoma Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, December 21, 1956
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0961.0432
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc481274
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image