[2012.201.B0051.0183]

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Plane crash near some trees and a creek. The plane is mostly intact with little damage. Photo taken in the daytime. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "VACATION ENDED for members of the Ray Lynch family, 2115 NW 20, when their plane overshot the runway at Expressway Junction Airport, 3101 NE 63 and crashed in a creek bed Saturday noon. Mrs. Lynch received pulled pack muscles, but Lynch and their three children escaped injury. The family was returning from a vacation at Yellowstone National Park."

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1 photograph : b&w

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Albright, Bob July 20, 1963.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection and was provided by 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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  • Main Title: [2012.201.B0051.0183]
  • Added Title: Vacation Ended

Description

Plane crash near some trees and a creek. The plane is mostly intact with little damage. Photo taken in the daytime. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "VACATION ENDED for members of the Ray Lynch family, 2115 NW 20, when their plane overshot the runway at Expressway Junction Airport, 3101 NE 63 and crashed in a creek bed Saturday noon. Mrs. Lynch received pulled pack muscles, but Lynch and their three children escaped injury. The family was returning from a vacation at Yellowstone National Park."

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1 photograph : b&w

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PublishDate: 07-21-1963 Oklahoman

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  • The Oklahoman: July 21, 1963

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Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection

The Oklahoma Publishing Company, the parent company of many prominent Oklahoma newspapers, amassed a significant collection of photographs that span more than a century. The wide variety of photographs accompanied stories in the newspapers.

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  • July 20, 1963

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  • Oct. 11, 2013, 8:30 p.m.

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  • Dec. 20, 2013, 2:45 p.m.

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Albright, Bob. [2012.201.B0051.0183], photograph, July 20, 1963; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc187715/: accessed November 19, 2017), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.