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[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0535]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "CHAIN SMASHUP on the New Jersey turnpike left four persons dead and at least 20 injured Saturday. The fiery collision, on this southern portion of the turnpike near Woolwich Township, N. J., involved 10 cars and six trucks and occurred when one of the vehicles piled into the rear end of another in heavy fog."
Date: November 30, 1969
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0629]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "FATAL PLUNGE of this tractor trailer (arrow) into the North Canadian River off rain slick 1-40 Tuesday took the life of Clarence Roland Aardapple and stacked up traffic, some of which had to be rerouted."
Date: September 2, 1969
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0158]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Railroad recovery specialist maneuver a timber into place as the acid filled tank looms behind them like some unexploded bomb."
Date: April 5, 1969
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0316.0554]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Young Drowning victim Bennie Wheeler 8, of 320 N Tuttle, was recovered late Friday from North Canadian River near Pennsylvania Bridge when fireman located body in reed patched near the center of the rain swollen river."
Date: May 9, 1969
Creator: Heaton, Dave
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0368]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Semi-trailer truck Isn't something you stuff into a corner and forget... or under a 13-foot underpass if the truck is 13 feet, six inches high."
Date: October 11, 1969
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0346]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Truck-Stopping tree halted this semi-tractor Sunday afternoon when it failed to negotiate "dead man's curve" in the 3200 block of SW 74 Expressway ( I-240 )."
Date: July 7, 1969
Creator: Heaton, Dave
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0369]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Dead man's curve on Oklahoma City's SW 74 Expressway caused another spectacular accident Wednesday when this truck driven by Bobby Ramey, 35, Edmond, skidded and overturned, trapping Ramey in the cab."
Date: August 20, 1969
Creator: Fisher, Don
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society