Hurricane Beulah Disaster

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Photograph of returned war veteran, Staff Sargent Gonzolo Garza entertains youngsters in the Red Cross shelter while hurricane Beulah rages outside.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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Palmer September 20, 1967.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: American Red Cross of Central Oklahoma Collection and was provided by the Oklahoma Historical Society to The Gateway to Oklahoma History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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In 1893, members of the Oklahoma Territory Press Association formed the Oklahoma Historical Society to keep a detailed record of Oklahoma history and preserve it for future generations. The Oklahoma History Center opened in 2005, and operates in Oklahoma City.

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Description

Photograph of returned war veteran, Staff Sargent Gonzolo Garza entertains youngsters in the Red Cross shelter while hurricane Beulah rages outside.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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American Red Cross of Central Oklahoma Collection

Photographs documenting more than a hundred years of Red Cross service to Oklahomans.

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  • September 20, 1967

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  • March 29, 2021, 10 p.m.

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Palmer. Hurricane Beulah Disaster, photograph, September 20, 1967; (https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc1775214/: accessed May 9, 2021), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, https://gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.

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