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[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.1284]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "Guard chains weren't needed Saturday in front of house at NW 24 and Independence, where the owner said "we've had closer calls than this."
Date: February 19, 1966
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.1298]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "Dead center crash into the SE 74 overpass on I.H. 35 sent Mondell Dillard, 40, Moore, to St. Anthony Hospital in critical condition early Monday. Officers said Dillard's car was headed north on I.H. 35 when he apparently fell asleep. The car traveled 238 feet off the roadway before striking the overpass."
Date: June 13, 1966
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.1311]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "Air force Maj. John H. Bissette, 46, was killed early Wednesday when his car ran off I.H. 40 and slammed into a bridge near Douglas Blvd."
Date: April 20, 1966
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.1319]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "Bumper Banger on the Crosstown Expressway near Byers Ave. early Tuesday jammed five cars together, but no one was injured, a trooper said."
Date: May 17, 1966
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0769]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "LOCKED TOGETHER after a mishap late Saturday night, this car and truck sit by the roadway after the auto slammed into the rear of the trailer in the 8400 block NE expressway. Miraculously, Carl E. Bright, 32, of 724 NW 25, driver of the auto escaped with multiple lacerations and fractures. He was listed in Baptist Memorial Hospital."
Date: July 31, 1966
Creator: Derby, Paul
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0771]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "A milk truck driver was critically injured Saturday in a tw0-vehicle crash at NW 23 and Harvey. Billy Gene Wilcox, 23, Norman, driver Townley`s Dairy in the city, was rushed to Mercy Hospital after his truck collided with an auto driven by Frank Conner, 35, Denver. Traffic investigator Clyde McLaughlin said Wilcox was traveling north on Harvey when the Conner car, traveling east on NW 23, crashed into his truck. Conner was treated and released from St. Anthony Hospital. McLaughlin said the impact toppled the milk truck on its side, and traffic at the intersection was detoured for about 30 minutes."
Date: April 9, 1966
Creator: Wood, Tony
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.1329]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "One man died and 10 were injured in a series of accidents like this one involving 16 cars on U. S. 66 west of El Reno."
Date: August 21, 1966
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0768]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "AN EXPRESSWAY TRAFFIC mishap occurred early Wednesday when an auto was hit by a semi-trailer truck near the 8000 block of NE Expressway. Traffic officer Ed Grist said the truck, driven by Gene Lee Smith, 23, Bixby, was traveling northeast on the roadway when it struck the car from behind. The auto`s driver, George L. Botell, 36, E. St. Louis, Ill., and his wife suffered lacerations and other injuries, Grist said."
Date: November 23, 1966
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.1315]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Bottle of beer and broken glass were side by side Sunday afternoon following a two-car crash in Oklahoma City. Police said a passenger in one of the cars admitted he had been drinking from the bottle. No one was seriously injured in the collision."
Date: April 24, 1966
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.1326]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "No 'Light' crash was this accident at the intersection of NW 10 and MacArthur Wednesday morning, which injured two persons."
Date: August 3, 1966
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.1339]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "When the rains come so do car crashes, by the dozen. Saturday morning showers produced the "unusual rash" of auto mishaps, mostly fender-benders, police said, but some that were more serious, like this smashup in the rain on I. H. 35 and North Canadian River bridge."
Date: November 26, 1966
Creator: Wood, Tony
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.1323]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "Fatal crash early Saturday at NW 10 & Kentucky claimed the life of this battered auto's driver, Richard Victor Ramos, 19, of 1509 S Indiana."
Date: July 23, 1966
Creator: Brown, Don
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.1325]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "Head on collision late Thursday night left this driver, Thomas J. Dawson, 46, Midwest City, injured, and claimed the life of Mrs. Fern Sewell, 47, of 4920 NW 33."
Date: July 29, 1966
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.1317]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "Slam into post killed the driver of this car, James N. Tarpley, 724 SE 44, Sunday night and left Myrtel Holeman, 72, of 3621 S Woodward, in critical condition in St. Anthony Hospital."
Date: May 9, 1966
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society