[Photograph 2012.201.B0962.0139]

Description:

Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Workmen remove the remaining block supporting the flagpole atop the Continental Baking Co. building at 121 SW 2 after the metal pole was blasted by lightning Thursday afternoon. Two other blocks were knocked 10-15 feet away by the force of the electrical charge. No one was injured."

Creator(s): Tullous, Don
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: May 3, 1979
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 3, 1979
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
May 3, 1979
Description:

Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Workmen remove the remaining block supporting the flagpole atop the Continental Baking Co. building at 121 SW 2 after the metal pole was blasted by lightning Thursday afternoon. Two other blocks were knocked 10-15 feet away by the force of the electrical charge. No one was injured."

Note:

PublishDate: O-05-04-79

Note:

Credit: Daily Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Okla City | Buildings | Continental Baking Co. | Daily Oklahoman photographs
Source: "Pole Axed", Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, May 4, 1979
Added Title: Pole Axed
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0962.0139
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc481749
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image