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Tornado 1936

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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: Tornado 1936
Date: 1936 Apr. 16
Description: Tornado of 1936 debris and wreckage. This photo, taken April 16, 1936, from the south side of the square shows masses of debris and wreckage in the center of Gainesville Square. The remains of the beautiful oak trees stand as bare and ravished spectres of what had been the beautiful circle in the center of Gainesville's Public Square.

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0509) 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.

Photo courtesy: Atlanta Journal

Subjects: Public Square (Gainesville, Ga.) | Old Joe Statue (Gainesville, Ga.) | Tornadoes--Georgia--Gainesville | Tornadoes--Georgia--Hall County | Lost architecture--Georgia--Gainesville | Lost architecture--Georgia--Hall County | Old Joe Statue | 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:0509

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