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Rural Automobile Accident

Rural Automobile Accident | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
View from front of Capital City Culvert Company automobile involved in an accident with a Phillips Produce Company egg truck at the intersection of County Trunk Highway M and PB, taken at 2:35 a.m.  Spectators look on from across the road. Edward F. Gafke, of Basco, died in the accident.
DESCRIPTION
View from front of Capital City Culvert Company automobile involved in an accident with a Phillips Produce Company egg truck at the intersection of County Trunk Highway M and PB, taken at 2:35 a.m. Spectators look on from across the road. Edward F. Gafke, of Basco, died in the accident.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:2087
Creation Date:August 18 1939
Creator Name:McVicar, Angus B., 1903-1964
City:
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Photo Copy Service : Photo Copy Service photographs and negatives, 1925-1983
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:PH 6058.6527B
Original Dimensions:10 x 8 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
This image is one of almost 14,000 images created by Angus B. McVicar. Subject matter contains views of Madison, local businesses, movie theaters, gas stations, automobile accidents, and local events.
SUBJECTS
Eggs
Croplands
Dead
Men
Women
Automobiles
Roads
Traffic accidents
Trucks
Outdoor photography

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