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Removing the dead

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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: Removing the dead
Date: 1936 Apr. 6
Description: Removing the dead, April 6, 1936. It was believed by many Hall County residents that nearly every family in Gainesville, a community of approximately 10,000 people, had either a relative, a friend, or an acquaintance among the dead or injured.

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0149) 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 | Cooper Pants Factory (Gainesville, Ga.) | Tornadoes--Georgia--Hall County | Buildings--Natural disaster effects--Georgia--Gainesville | Rubble--Georgia--Gainesville | Corpse removals--Georgia--Gainesville | Corpse removals--Georgia--Hall County | Dead | 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:0149

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