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Souvenir view book of the Chelsea ruins : the burning of Chelsea, Sunday, April 12,1908

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Title:
Souvenir view book of the Chelsea ruins : the burning of Chelsea, Sunday, April 12,1908
Description:
The cover image of the Souvenir View Book of the Chelsea Ruins shows smoke clouds billowing over a harbor filled with ships. On the near side of a row of homes, crowds watch the fire. The views on the inside of the books show ruins of churches, homes, factories and even fire-fighting equipment among other scenes.
Publisher:
Metropolitan News Co. (Boston, Mass.)
Date:
1908
Format:
Books
Ephemera
Genre:
viewbooks
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
EP001: Ephemera collection
Subjects:
fires (events)
ruins
souvenirs
fire engines
Chelsea Fire (Apr. 12, 1908)
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Chelsea
Extent:
1 viewbook; 4 in. x 6 in. (H x W)
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Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Identifier:
190796
Call #:
EP001.TMP.023