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Devastation after the riot, 1921-06

Identifier: 1989.004.5.46
Devastation after the Riot

Scope and Contents

A photographic reproduction of a photo taken of the northern end of the east side of North Detroit Avenue from the top of Standpipe Hill. The houses shown are 511 N. Detroit Avenue (A.J. Smitherman), 507 N. Detroit Avenue (R. T. Bridgewater). Basement of 505 N. Detroit Avenue on right. The ruins of the Stradford Building #2 (507 N. Elgin) and those of Mt. Zion Baptist Church lies in ruins in mid-background. Booker T. Washington High School on the left.

"G10 of 28" and "See F8 without" written on back.

The title supplied by cataloger. Digital image has been modified from the original for clarity.


  • 1921-06


Conditions Governing Access

These materials are open for research by any registered reader.

Conditions Governing Use

This high resolution image is provided as a community service. If it is used, please cite that the original is in the Department of Special Collections, McFarlin Library, The University of Tulsa.

Photos taken by Arthur Dudley entered the Public Domain on 1 January 1975.


1 item : Black and white photographic print ; 26 x 20.5 cm

Language of Materials

No linguistic content; Not applicable

Existence and Location of Copies

Oklahoma State University Tulsa Campus has a collection of Dudley photos in the Ruth Sigler Avery Collection. Individual images reside in the Beryl Ford Collection/Rotary Club of Tulsa, Tulsa City-County Library and Tulsa Historical Society, The Oklahoma Historical Society, and The University of Tulsa, Department of Special Collections, McFarlin Library.


Repository Details

Part of the The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives Repository

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