Accident at Park and Regent Streets | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Accident at Park and Regent Streets

Accident at Park and Regent Streets | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
A police ambulance, speeding a 3-year old, David King, seriously injured accident victim to a hospital, crashed into a Padgham Painting Co. truck, driven by Elmer C. Evans, that turned into its path at Park and Regent Streets. Also shown in the photograph: Tiny's Cafe, 901 Regent Street, and Fumusa's Grocery, 907 Regent Street in the Greenbush neighborhood.
DESCRIPTION
A police ambulance, speeding a 3-year old, David King, seriously injured accident victim to a hospital, crashed into a Padgham Painting Co. truck, driven by Elmer C. Evans, that turned into its path at Park and Regent Streets. Also shown in the photograph: Tiny's Cafe, 901 Regent Street, and Fumusa's Grocery, 907 Regent Street in the Greenbush neighborhood.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:52581
Creation Date: May 24 1948
Creator Name:Vinje, Arthur M., 1888-1972
City:Madison
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Vinje, Arthur M. : Photographs and Negatives-
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:PH 6442.1683A
Original Dimensions:5 x 4 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
One of 3 negatives. Published in the Wisconsin State Journal on May 24, 1948.
SUBJECTS
Uniforms
Commercial strips
Police
Outdoor photography
Storefronts
Signs and signboards
Ambulances
Pedestrians
Roads
Clothing and dress
Taxicabs
Traffic accidents

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