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Title Disasters
Caption Food of 1912
Date May 22, 1912
Catalog Number 2005.685.0012
Description Postcard photograph of the May 22 1912 flood along the Tittabawasee River, the river crested on May 22nd a reported 25 feet above normal river levels and 2 feet above prior flood levels.

View looking across the river towards the forth ward at the forks, the confluence of the Chippewa and Tittabawasee rivers. Charles Brown lumber mill is located in the lower right corner of the photo. A wooden brinewell is visable to the left of the photo.
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 91.0.598
Relation Show Related Records...
Classification Disasters/Floods
Correspondence/Postcard
Search Terms Flood, 1912 Flood
River, Chippewa
River, Tittabawassee River
Subjects Floods
Disasters
Rivers
Postcards
Photographic postcards
Brinewell
Event 1912 Flood