"Regina June 30 - 1912"

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Database ID36329
InstitutionSaskatoon Public Library Local History Room
Fonds/CollectionGeneral Photographs Collection
File/Item ReferenceCyclone, Regina, 1912 , LH-6703 (Subject Collection)
Scope and contentMonotone postcard with sepia tone showing heavily damaged houses and [school] in the aftermath of the Regina cyclone. From caption sheet: The Regina Cyclone of 30 June 1912 was actually a tornado. In the storm, which lasted about three minutes, 28 people were killed, 200 injured and 2500 had their homes destroyed. Title from front of postcard.
Physical description/extent1 postcard; 9 x 14 cm
Date produced1912
Date Range(s)1910-1919
Copyright holderPublic domain
SubjectsDisasters
Buildings and Architecture -- Schools
Buildings and Architecture -- Houses
Language of cardEnglish
Postcard styledivided back
Postcard mediaphoto-engraving
Place - imageRegina, Saskatchewan, Canada
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