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Remains of bridge into Harpers Ferry, WV destroyed by flood

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dc.contributor.author Scott, Arthur E., 1917-1976
dc.date.accessioned 2011-12-02T22:52:55Z
dc.date.available 2011-12-02T22:52:55Z
dc.date.created 1909-04-20 en_US
dc.date.issued 2011-12-02
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/1920/7321
dc.description Negative; 4x5; B&W en_US
dc.description.abstract Bridge originally constructed in 1800's as a railway bridge, later converted to roadway. It was destroyed and rebuilt several times during the Civil War, and damaged during a 1924 flood, until it was swept away in 1936. It was never rebuilt. In this photo, railroad bridge and tunnel on left, destroyed bridge in center. Waiting cars visible on far shore.
dc.description.sponsorship This collection was reprocessed in 2010-2011 using funds from a National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) Detailed Processing Grant (http://www.archives.gov/nhprc/). en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher George Mason University. Libraries. Special Collections & Archives
dc.relation Arthur E. Scott photograph collection
dc.relation.hasversion The image can also be viewed through our Images site: http://images.gmu.edu/luna/servlet/GMUDPSdps~10~10 en_US
dc.rights Copyright not held by George Mason University Libraries. Restricted to personal, non-commercial use only. For permission to publish, contact Special Collections & Archives, George Mason University Libraries. en_US
dc.source More photographs are available in the physical collection described by the Guide to the Arthur E. Scott photograph collection, 1910-1976: http://sca.gmu.edu/finding_aids/scotta.html. The original version of this digital copy can be found in George Mason University Special Collections and Archives Collection Number C0096, Box 26, Capitol Building, Washington, DC, International, Natural Disasters. en_US
dc.subject Harpers Ferry (W. Va.)--Buildings, structures, etc. en_US
dc.subject Landscape Photographs en_US
dc.subject Floods en_US
dc.title Remains of bridge into Harpers Ferry, WV destroyed by flood en_US
dc.type Image en_US


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