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Overturned freight car

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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: Overturned freight car
Date: 1903 June
Description: Overturned Freight Car, June 1903. Photograph of an overturned freight car, which was standing in the path of the June 1, 1903 tornado. The tornado passed just this side of South Main Street, Gainesville, GA. There were several other boxcars which were thrown over, but the trucks were not severed, as in this case.

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0187) 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 | Railroads--Freight-cars | Street-railroads--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 20 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:0187

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