[Basement Box 51.0123]

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Caption: "A two-alarm fire damaged one building and others early Monday at the Free Will Baptist Church, 2300 SW 30. Assistant Chief Nim Newberry said the fire started in the kitchen area of the educational building and damaged several classroom." Top of church steeple seen through collapsed roof after fire.

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Tapscott, George December 16, 1968.

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  • Main Title: [Basement Box 51.0123]
  • Added Title: Chapel Steeple Is Seen Through Burned-Out Portion Of Educational Building Roof.

Description

Caption: "A two-alarm fire damaged one building and others early Monday at the Free Will Baptist Church, 2300 SW 30. Assistant Chief Nim Newberry said the fire started in the kitchen area of the educational building and damaged several classroom." Top of church steeple seen through collapsed roof after fire.

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PublishDate: T-12-16-68 : B&W

Credit: Oklahoma Times

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  • "Chapel Steeple Is Seen Through Burned-Out Portion Of Educational Building Roof.", Oklahoma Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 12-16-68

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Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection

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  • December 16, 1968

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  • Oct. 11, 2013, 8:30 p.m.

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  • March 20, 2015, 12:45 p.m.

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Tapscott, George. [Basement Box 51.0123], photograph, December 16, 1968; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc226368/: accessed October 21, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.