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Title
View of a damaged house with collapsed roof.
Names
Allderige, William (Photographer)
Collection

Robert N. Dennis collection of stereoscopic views

United States.

States

Connecticut

Stereoscopic views of the tornado at Wallingford, Connecticut, August 9, 1878

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1878
Place: Plainville, Conn.
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: MFY Dennis Coll 90-F64
Topics
Connecticut
Tornadoes -- Connecticut -- Wallingford
Natural disasters
Building failures
Genres
Stereoscopic views
Notes
Content: Includes views by D. French, N. R. Worden, C. S. Camp and other photographers and publishers.
Content: Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Content: Title devised by cataloger.
Content: Views of tornado destruction at Wallingford, Connecticut, August 9, 1878, where 29 people were killed and 34 injured: includes views of downed trees, a damaged cemetery; damaged railroad trestle; houses that have been lifted off their foundations, with collapsed roofs or standing as empty shells; debris littering fields, yards, roads, a barn with no roof; sightseers and residents surveying the damage.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG90-F64
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11707672
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 61493d20-c537-012f-8095-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • : Place
  • 1878: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "View of a damaged house with collapsed roof." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1878. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-6baa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "View of a damaged house with collapsed roof." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-6baa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1878). View of a damaged house with collapsed roof. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-6baa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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View of a damaged house with collapsed roof.