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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 Term: 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
UUID: 61ba1470-c537-012f-f696-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • : Place
  • 1878: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "[View of downed trees and collapsed houses.]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1878. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-6bac-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 downed trees and collapsed houses.]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-6bac-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 downed trees and collapsed houses.] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-6bac-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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[View of downed trees and collapsed houses.]