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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: Hunt Opera House
Date: 1925 May 19
Description: Hunt Opera House, 1925. Digitized reproduction of a photograph showing the Hunt Opera House ablaze on May 19, 1925. It was located on the corner of East Washington and North Bradford Streets. The building burned to the ground, and the fire threatened to destroy the entire block. Two-thirds of the buildings in the block were destroyed. Firemen from all nearby towns, Athens, and Atlanta were called to help fight the fire.

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0203) 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: Hunt Opera House (Gainesville, Ga.) | Fires--Georgia--Gainesville | Fires--Georgia--Hall County | Lost architecture--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:0203

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