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Watch in the City Square

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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: Watch in the City Square
Date: 1936 Apr.
Description: Watch in the city square, 1936. Photograph showing piles of wreckage among the soaked center of the Public Square. "The Watch in the City Square" -- the sturdy Confederate soldier stood unmoved to tower above the destruction and litter left on the Public Square by the tornado of April 6, 1936.

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0171) 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 | Public Square (Gainesville, Ga.) | Old Joe Statue (Gainesville, Ga.) | Soldiers' monuments--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 16 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:0171

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