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Pruitt-Barrett hardware store fire

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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: Pruitt-Barrett hardware store fire
Date: 1936 Apr. 16
Description: Pruitt-Barrett hardware store destroyed during a fire. This graphic picture taken April 16, 1936 shows the hopelessness of attempts to rescue anyone in the crushed, burning four-story building that was Pruitt-Barrett Hardware Company, one of Gainesville's largest businesses.

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0513) 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 Gainesville Eagle

Subjects: Pruitt-Barrett Hardware--Fire, 1936 | Fires--Georgia--Gainesville | Tornadoes--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 ; 20 x 23 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:0513

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