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Italian Hall Disaster in Pictures [Image #:MTU Neg 03530]

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Title: Italian Hall Disaster in Pictures
Photographer: J. W. Nara
Date: 1914
Description: "Italian Hall Disaster in Pictures" Where 74 people lost their lives in the Christmas Eve Celebration at Calumet, Mich., Dec. 24, 1913, in the panic of false cry of "fire" during big strike in Copper Country. The biggest catastrophe of its nature in the history of Michigan. [#6 in a series of 11 photographs depicting the aftermath of the tragedy. Some of the victims in one of the churches during the burial ceremony.]
Source of Description: Front of photo [cataloger]
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Disasters
Victims - Disaster Victims - Child Disaster Victims
Buildings - Church Buildings
Number of Pieces: One Piece(s)
Medium: photographic print;
Color: B&W;
Size: 12.6 cm x 17.2 cm
Polarity: ; Positive.
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Donor: Anonymous
Institution: MTU Archives
Collection: MTU Oversize Collection - Labor Strikes - Drawer 115A
Collection #:
Image #: MTU Neg 03530
Condition: Good