The Ardmore Disaster Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title The Ardmore Disaster
  • Series Title Gloria S. Reck Collection

Creator

  • Photographer: Fonville
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Ardmore, OK

Date

  • Creation: 1915-09-27

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Photograph of Main Street and the burning remains of the Santa Fe Freight Depot and Pennington Building after the Ardmore Disaster, where a tank car with 250 barrels of gasoline exploded, Ardmore, OK. Seven unrecognizable bodies were found in the Depot and three in the Pennington Building.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : b&w

Subject

  • Keyword: Towns
  • Keyword: Ardmore
  • Keyword: Events

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Oklahoma - Carter County - Ardmore

Collection

  • Name: Oklahoma Historical Society Photograph Collection
    Code: OHSPC

Institution

  • Name: Oklahoma Historical Society
    Code: OKHS

Resource Type

  • Photograph

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 22415.AL.1.3
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1589947