[Photograph 2012.201.B0118.0447]

Description

Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Mrs. Margaret L. Burton leaves the county jail in Atlanta in the custody of officers on her way to DeKalb county jail in Decatur Ga., to face charges of embezzling nearly $187,000 from a medical clinic in which she was employed."

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1 photograph : b&w

Creation Information

Associated Press November 26, 1957.

Context

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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Oklahoma Historical Society

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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  • Main Title: [Photograph 2012.201.B0118.0447]
  • Added Title: Cheerful Embezzling Suspect

Description

Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Mrs. Margaret L. Burton leaves the county jail in Atlanta in the custody of officers on her way to DeKalb county jail in Decatur Ga., to face charges of embezzling nearly $187,000 from a medical clinic in which she was employed."

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1 photograph : b&w

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PublishDate: 0-10-31-57

Source

  • "Cheerful Embezzling Suspect", Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, October 31, 1957

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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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  • November 26, 1957

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  • Nov. 27, 2013, 6:37 a.m.

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  • Nov. 10, 2016, 5:43 p.m.

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Associated Press. [Photograph 2012.201.B0118.0447], photograph, November 26, 1957; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc247320/: accessed October 21, 2017), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.