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Hundreds of homes destroyed

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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: Hundreds of homes destroyed
Date: 1936 Apr.
Description: Hundreds of homes destroyed, April 1936. Photograph taken after the April 6, 1936 tornado. Hundreds of homes were completely destroyed by the tornado that hit Gainesville. There were no streets, no electricity, no drinking water. There was chaos throughout the devasted areas.

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0148) 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 | Dwellings--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 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:0148

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