[Photograph 2012.201.B0916.0304]

Description:

Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Sgt. Elmer Morriss got a big lift out of the mat action Friday night at Stockyards Coliseum as well as from the generous wrestling fans who boosted his "fund" with $2,700 raised at the benefit show. Here, the sergeant intently enjoys the action as does his brother, right, but his wife, center, looks a little alarmed."

Creator(s): Meek, Richard B.
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: November 2, 1945
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
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: "Sgt. Elmer Morriss got a big lift out of the mat action Friday night at Stockyards Coliseum as well as from the generous wrestling fans who boosted his "fund" with $2,700 raised at the benefit show. Here, the sergeant intently enjoys the action as does his brother, right, but his wife, center, looks a little alarmed."

Note:

PublishDate: T-11-03-45

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 3, 1945
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0916.0304
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc485266
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image