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Title Disasters
Caption Fire-1916
Date Feb 1916
Catalog Number 2005.685.0045
Description Postcard photograph of the aftermath of the Reardon Street fire of Feb 16, 1916, on Main St in the Reinhart block.

Written on the back: "The place marker X is where they found Mr. Baker. The one O is where they found Miss Taylor. You can almost see the outlines of Mr. Baker under his fur coat."
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/Fires
Correspondence/Postcard
Search Terms City, Midland
Street, Main
Building, Reardon Block
Building, Reardon Building
Organization, Knights of Pythias
Business, A. Reinhart & Sons
Business, A.W. Lewinstein
Business, American Bromine Co.
Business, Consumers Power Company
Business, Donald Brown
Business, George Hathfield (barber)
Business, Matthews & Sons
Business, Mrs. S.L. Krake
Business, Reardon Bros.
Business, T.B. Main
Business, W.A. Markey
People Baker, William J.
Taylor, Della
Subjects Rubble
Postcards
Photographic postcards
Fire
Business districts
Death