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Damaged homes of Gainesville

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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: Damaged homes of Gainesville
Date: 1936 Apr.
Description: Damaged homes of Gainesville, April 1936. Photograph taken after the 1936 Tornado. All modern conveniences were cut off after the tornado hit Gainesville on April 6, 1936. Oil lamps, candles, lanterns, flat top heaters, and other items used in a former day were quickly put to use by Hall County residents.

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0136) 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 | 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 18 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:0136

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