[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0230] Metadata

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  • Main Title [Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0230]
  • Added Title Car Crash Blacks Out City Block


  • Photographer: Kaho, C. J.
    Creator Type: Personal


  • Creation: 1952-08-09


  • No Language


  • Content Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "Car Crash Blacks Out City Block: A motorist escaped injury Saturday morning when his auto crashed into a telephone pole in the 1700 block SE 29, snapping the pole near the ground. Oklahoma Gas and Electric Co. officials said the crash damaged a transformer, and most of the residents in that block were without electric power for two hours before repairs could be made. Officer R. L. Tettleton is shown investigating the accident, He said the car was driven by Dale Lewis Cheek, 22, of 6801 S Genesse."
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph


  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Journalism
  • Keyword: Accidents
  • Keyword: Auto
  • Keyword: City
  • Keyword: 1952
  • Keyword: Oklahoma City Times photographs
  • OPUBCO folder structure: ACCIDENTS / AUTO / CITY / 1952

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
  • Coverage Date: 1952-08-09
  • Time Period: mod-tim


  • Newspaper: "Car Crash Blacks Out City Block", Oklahoma City Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 08-9-1952


  • Name: Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
    Code: OKPCP


  • Name: Oklahoma Historical Society
    Code: OKHS

Resource Type

  • Photograph


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: 2012.201.B0052.0230
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc187201


  • Display Note: PublishDate: 8-9-1952
  • Display Note: Credit: Oklahoma City Times