Destroyed by fire, Jan 1912; Weather 46 degrees below zero

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Database ID38612
InstitutionSaskatoon Public Library Local History Room
Fonds/CollectionGeneral Photographs Collection
File/Item ReferenceFires, LH-2972 (Subject Collection)
Postcard messageDear Cousin, Just a line to let you know I have not forgotten you altogether but it's been a long time since I've seen you don't forget to drop me a line if you are not too busy. Cousin Tom, No. 1 Fire Hall Regina Best regards to Milton this is what is left of the McCarthy Block, it was a pretty cold job that night 46 below when it started and 52 @ 6 in the morning
Scope and contentExterior view of McCarthy Block, Regina, following a fire. A group of individuals stands in front.
Physical description/extent1 postcard; 9 x 13 cm
Date postcard sent1 April 1912
Date produced1912
Date Range(s)1910-1919
Copyright holderPublic domain
SubjectsDisasters -- Fire
Language of postcard textEnglish
Language of cardEnglish
Postcard styledivided back
Postcard mediareal photograph
Place - imageRegina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Place - destinationHarris, Saskatchewan, Canada
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