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Aftermath of the St. Nicholas Hotel fire, 4 January 1884.

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Identifier: N29680

Title: Aftermath of the St. Nicholas Hotel fire, 4 January 1884.

Description: Horizontal photograph showing the shell of a building after a fire. The walls are coated in ice from the fire fighting attempt, and a crowd of spectators is gathered in front. Handwritten note on the back reads: "Burned on the Night of Jan. 4, 1884. St. Nicholas Hotel. Fourth Street, bet. Morgan Street and Franklin Avenue. St. Louis, MO."

Rights: UND

Place: United States
Missouri
St Louis

Dates: 1884-01-05

Type(s): Photograph
Image

Maker/Creator:

Subjects: photo
horizontal
black and white
outdoors
Fires
burned building
St. Nicholas Hotel
Ice
Fire extinction
spectators
Disasters

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