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St. Paul Methodist Church after the 1936 tornado

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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: St. Paul Methodist Church after the 1936 tornado
Date: 1936 Apr. 6
Description: Photograph taken after the St. Paul Methodist Church on Grove Street was completely destroyed by the tornado of April 6, 1936. Although the church contained heavy pews, three pianos, and an organ, only one piece of any size was ever found -- it was the back of one of the pianos with the name of a boy from the congregation carved into it.

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0107) Gainesville, Georgia."

Digitized by: Digital Techniques, Inc.

Electronic version made available through a federal Library Services and Technology Act Grant and Georgia Public Library Services.

Subjects: Tornadoes--Georgia--Gainesville | Natural disasters--Georgia--Gainesville | Buildings--Natural disaster effects--Georgia--Gainesville | Rubble--Georgia--Gainesville | St. Paul Methodist Church (Gainesville, Ga.) | Grove Street (Gainesville, Ga.) | Hall County (Ga.) | Gainesville (Ga.)
Contributors: Hall County Library System (Ga.)
Online Publisher: [Gainesville, Ga. : Hall County Library System], 2001
Original Material: 1 photograph : b&w ; 25 x 17 cm. | Forms part of: Hall County, Georgia historical photograph collection.
Rights and Usage: Cite as: [Name of photograph], Hall County, Georgia historical photograph collection, Hall County Library System.
Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/hall/hchp/do:0107

Related Institutions: Hall County Library System (Ga.)
Collection Information: Hall County Georgia Historical Photograph Collection