[Arlington Police Chaplain Harold Elliott holding a photograph taken at the bombed Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building (newspaper clipping, 1996)]

Description:

Photograph of Chaplain Harold Elliott holding a large color photograph that shows him walking past the bombed Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City. The bomb completely demolished one side of the building and was the worst terrorist attack at the time on U.S. soil. Chaplain Elliott was called to the city to assist as a chaplain to the other chaplains and later, to councel state, federal and local rescue and recovery workers. The caption of the clipping from the Fort Worth Star Telegram reads "Helping Hand. Police Department's chaplain serves many roles." The hand written date on the article is 8/96 but the bombing occured April 19, 1995.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Arlington
Creation Date: August 1996
Partner(s):
Arlington Public Library
Collection(s):
Arlington Police Department Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 46
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 1996
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Arlington
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
August 1996
Description:

Photograph of Chaplain Harold Elliott holding a large color photograph that shows him walking past the bombed Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City. The bomb completely demolished one side of the building and was the worst terrorist attack at the time on U.S. soil. Chaplain Elliott was called to the city to assist as a chaplain to the other chaplains and later, to councel state, federal and local rescue and recovery workers. The caption of the clipping from the Fort Worth Star Telegram reads "Helping Hand. Police Department's chaplain serves many roles." The hand written date on the article is 8/96 but the bombing occured April 19, 1995.

Note:

High resolution image available upon request from Arlington Public Library.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : col. ; 4 x 6 in.

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Keyword(s): photographic prints | Arlington Police Department Museum
Source: Fort Worth Star Telegram, 1996-08
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Arlington Public Library
Collection:
Arlington Police Department Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: img105
  • OTHER: 578315
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth176400
Resource Type: Clipping
Format: Image