"Flood Apr. 7.1912. Barre, Vermont" from Main Street

BHC243-26.2_Flood1912-1.jpg

Title

"Flood Apr. 7.1912. Barre, Vermont" from Main Street

Description

Postcard shows men lined along the sidewalks on the business section of Main Street in Barre, Vermont. A car's wheels are immersed in water as it travels down the flooded street, while drawing the attention of onlookers.

Date

1912

Subject

Barre (Vt.)--Photographs
Flood damage--Vermont

Source

Walker Collection (BHC 243)

Rights

This image is presented for research and educational purposes only

Identifier

BHC243-26.2

Original Format

Black-and-white postcard

Repository

Vermont Historical Society Library

Collection

Citation

“"Flood Apr. 7.1912. Barre, Vermont" from Main Street,” Digital Vermont: A Project of the Vermont Historical Society, accessed May 24, 2019, http://digitalvermont.org/items/show/428.