Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The mighty Mount Vesuvius in full eruption, with the tremendous volume of smoke rising over the crater and covering the surrounding countryside under a huge black cloud. Photo shows some of the natives preparing to flee home and escape from path of molten lava."
Date: June 15, 1929
Creator: Pacific and Atlantic Photos
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Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society