• Short Summary

    Man commits suicide by crashing light plane into Shawnee Hall at Oklahoma Baptist University in Shawnee, near Okla City.

  • Description

    Man commits suicide by crashing light plane into Shawnee Hall at Oklahoma Baptist University in Shawnee, near Okla City. Please use track for full dope. man was 43 year old Robert Lawson, graduated Baptist school in 40; warned Okla City airport that he was going to crash the administration building -- and did. Only he hit Shawnee Hall which the former Admin Building in 1940 stead of present one; killed himself; narrowly escaped killing 200 students in Shawnee. Plane hit 3rd floor empty classroom -- 30 feet room full of 40 students taking exams.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAB003Z79K7VF5CB13385CDS6AP
    Media URN:
    VLVAB003Z79K7VF5CB13385CDS6AP
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/01/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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