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[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.0942]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "This fountain at NW 35 and Classen becomes an unwilling resting stop Thursday afternoon for a 1978 Pontiac driven by Juanita Friend of 2036 NE Grand."
Date: June 3, 1982
Creator: Lynn, Renee
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.1251]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "SUDDEN ENTRANCE of car at TG&Y Family Center, NW 23 and Meridian, came at a lucky time for Mrs. Ginny Lee, who usually operates this check stand."
Date: June 17, 1967
Creator: Mooney, Hank
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.1233]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "RUSH-HOUR WRECK early Monday on I.H. 40 near Eastern left three persons injured, but none believed seriously."
Date: January 23, 1967
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.1189]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Police gather at Park Place and Sante Fe tracks, where a motorist who was attempting to push a stalled car off the rails was struck and killed by the southbound Amtrak train this morning."
Date: August 16, 1979
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.0909]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Ontario, Calif. Jan 12--Rescued--Dean Plath, 58, of Tustin, Calif. slides from a single engine aircraft early Wednesday morning near Ontario International Airport where he and one other man were trapped for nearly four hours."
Date: February 12, 1986
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0390]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Death Car. A Shawnee mechanic whose driver's license had been suspended crashed Thursday into a railroad underpass support at 3200 E Reno after a state trooper had tried to arrest him. The small coupe above was nearly demolished. Officers said the mechanic, Virgil Wade, 36, forced two other automobiles off the highway during his wild attempt to escape. He was killed instantly."
Date: February 28, 1967
Creator: Mitchell, George T.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0763]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "MANGLED CARS which carried seven Oklahomans to their deaths Friday on slippery state highways are shown in these photo. Smashed pickup, in foreground of photo on left and crumpled passenger car behind it were occupied by a Norman man and an Oklahoma City man killed in a three-car pileup at SE 15 and I. H. 35."
Date: April 23, 1966
Creator: Mooney, Hank
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0233]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "There was quite a bit of damage but no injuries Thursday when a 1938 model panel truck was knocked into the air and landed on a parked car after colliding with another auto."
Date: January 17, 1952
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0811]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Down the middle, but in the gutter is this truck loaded with pipe which plunged down an embankment between two bridges on I-35, 2 1/2 miles west of Tonkawa."
Date: March 14, 1963
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0861]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Richard Epperly, 24 year old Tulsa truck driver, ducked just in time when this heavy pipe rammed through his windshield during an accident nine miles south of Seminole on SH 99. State trooper said Epperly's truck, carrying pipe, ran out of control and into a ditch. The pipe rammed through the cab, missing Epperly's head by inches. the driver was hospitalized in Seminole with an injured ankle and facial cuts."
Date: March 16, 1952
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0886]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "OFFICER'S FAMILY DUCKS DEATH IN CAR-TRAIN CRASH A city policeman's wife and 3-year-old son escaped serious injury Friday when their car, shown at the edge of a ditch, was struck by a freight train at the SW 29 and Portland crossing. The caboose of the train, en route to Lawton, also is shown."
Date: March 4, 1955
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0052.0181]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Grim reminder to motorists is this mock crash scene assembled on the center strip of Bethany' s Main street by Boy Scouts of troop No. 70, Bethany. The exhibit went up prior to the Memorial day weekend and will remain another few days, scoutmaster Jerry Talmadge said, Scouts have a national highway safety theme this year." The photograph is of a wrecked car with the driver's side door open to display the disheffled and wrecked inside of the vehicle. The vehicle is on a grass lawn and behind a light pole in front of a large brick buillding.
Date: June 3, 1958
Creator: Cobb, Richard
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society