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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: Tornado
Date: 1936
Description: Tornado relief workers. Relief workers search amid piles of bricks for dead and injured after the tornado of 1936. They are shown digging in the debris in an attempt to rescue those injured and to recover the dead.

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0510) 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 Georgian Gainesville Eagle

Subjects: Volunteer workers in search and rescue operations--Georgia--Gainesville | Volunteer workers in search and resuce operations--Georgia--Hall County | Search and rescue operations--Georgia--Gainesville | Search and rescue operations--Georgia--Hall County | Tornadoes--Georgia--Gainesville | Tornadoes--Georgia--Hall County | Lost architecture--Georgia--Gainesville | Lost architecture--Georgia--Hall County | 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 ; 23 x 21 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:0510

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