"Halifax Railroad Station, In Which 60 Persons Were Killed by Falling Roof"

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Database ID34225
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Archives
Fonds/CollectionKeith Ewart Photograph Collection
File/Item ReferencePostcards, Railway Stations
Postcard messageNo message.
Scope and contentMonotone postcard showing the aftermath of a collapsed roof at the railway station at Halifax, Nova Scotia, where 60 persons were killed; date unknown. Elevated view of damaged cars and workers clearing debris. Winter scene; title from front of postcard.
Physical description/extent1 postcard; 9 x 14 cm
Date produced[191-]
Date Range(s)1900-1909
PublisherNovelty Manufacturing & Art Co., Ltd.
Copyright holderPublic domain
SubjectsBuildings and Architecture -- Railway Stations
Disasters -- Wrecks
Transportation -- Train
Language of cardEnglish
Postcard stylewhite border
divided back
Postcard mediaphoto-engraving
Place - imageHalifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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