Flood of 1886
- Flood of 1886
- Name on Item:
C. P. Cutting, Lee, MA
- Lee Library Association
- Collection (local):
Lee Library Historical Collection
MassachusettsBerkshire (county)LeeEast Lee
- 2 photographs : prints ; mounts 11 x 17 cm
Rights status not evaluated.
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- Notes (acquisition):
Date received: 1990. Donor: R. W. Smith.
- Notes (date):
Date from item or accompanying material.
Title from item or accompanying material.
(2) Mounted souvenir photos. 1)"East Lee Flood taken from May House. Flood of 1886 7 lives lost, $150,000 property destroyed. Cause by breaking of Mud Pond Dam." 2)"In the center of the picture is the 'Boarding House' for mill employees. Known all over this vicinity as 'The Crystal Palace' or 'Castle' it stood not far from where the East Lee electric plant now stands."
- Notes (object):
Condition: 1. good 2. poor.