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Title Disasters
Caption Flood of 1912
Date May 23, 1912
Catalog Number 2005.685.0011
Description "Postcard photograph of the Midland train depot in the May 22 1912 flood along the Tittabawasee River. View of the Ann Street train depot and freight depot.

Written on the back; "Dear Dad:- How do you like the looks of our depot and freight office. It doesn't look much like traveling. There are thousands of acres of nice farm lands just like this and a good many farmers lost about all their stock. Your lucky to live on a hill. Pat"

Postcard is addressed to: "Mr. H. Olsmun[?], Holly, Mich. R.7.D.3"

Object Name Print, Photographic
Place Midland, MI
Orig/copy Original
Print size 3.5" x 5.5"
Collection Midland County Historical Postcard Collection
Classification Disasters/Floods
Correspondence/Postcard
Search Terms River, Tittabawassee River
Flood, 1912 Flood
Subjects Floods
Disasters
Rivers
Electric lines
Postage stamps
Train Depot
Postcards
Photographic postcards
Event 1912 Flood