[2012.201.B0051.0127]

Description

A homemade light airplane is nose deep in a full creek. Trees and bushes line the creek. Most prominent feature is the wings and tail of the crashed airplane. Caption: "An Oklahoma City pilot gave a television camera crew filming a feature on flying more than they bargained for Friday when his home-made plane stalled and crashed into a creek near Expressway Airport."

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1 photograph : b&w

Creation Information

Albright, Bob August 29, 1975.

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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.B0051.0127]
  • Added Title: Tom Thomas' Homemade Airplane Lies Nose-Deep In Creek Where It Crashed.

Description

A homemade light airplane is nose deep in a full creek. Trees and bushes line the creek. Most prominent feature is the wings and tail of the crashed airplane. Caption: "An Oklahoma City pilot gave a television camera crew filming a feature on flying more than they bargained for Friday when his home-made plane stalled and crashed into a creek near Expressway Airport."

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1 photograph : b&w

Notes

PublishDate: 08-30-1975 Oklahoman

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  • The Oklahoman, August 30, 1975

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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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  • August 29, 1975

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  • Oct. 11, 2013, 8:30 p.m.

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  • Dec. 11, 2013, 7:14 p.m.

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Albright, Bob. [2012.201.B0051.0127], photograph, August 29, 1975; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc222685/: accessed December 13, 2017), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.