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Title Disasters
Caption Union School Fire
Date Oct 1908
Catalog Number 2005.685.0036
Description Postcard photograph of Union School (also known as Midland High School and Central High School) after it was destroyed by fire on October 21, 1908. The school was located at the foot of McDonald Street where Grove Park is currently, built in 1872 as Midland's first K-12 school.
Object Name Print, Photographic
Place Midland, MI
Orig/copy Original
Print size 3.5" x 5.5"
Collection Midland County Historical Postcard Collection
Old ID number 91.0.446;91.0.454
Classification Disasters/Fires
Correspondence/Postcard
Search Terms City, Midland
Street, Grove and McDonald
Street, Grove
Street, McDonald
School, Union School
Subjects Fire
Rubble
Postcards
Photographic postcards
Disasters
Schools