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Title Disasters
Caption Union School Fire
Date Oct 22, 1908
Catalog Number 2005.685.0038
Description Postcard photograph of Union School (also known as Midland High School and Central High School) right 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 91.0.456
Classification Disasters/Fires
Correspondence/Postcard
Search Terms City, Midland
Street, Grove and McDonald
Street, Grove
Street, McDonald
School, Union School
Subjects Fire
Postcards
Photographic postcards
Rubble
Schools
Disasters