1890 Tornado Subject Photos and Prints

Title

1890 Tornado Subject Photos and Prints

Subject

Louisville, Kentucky
Tornadoes

Description

Views of storm damage in Louisville after the 1890 tornado.

Creator

Various photographers

Source

Subject Photograph Collection, The Filson Historical Society

Date

27 March 1890

Rights

The Filson Historical Society believes that the items in this collection are in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States but a determination was not made as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. The Item may not be in the Public Domain under the laws of other countries. Please refer to the organization that has made the Item available for more information. https://rightsstatements.org/page/NoC-US/1.0/?language=en
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Format

Stereoview

Type

Still image

Identifier

TOR/1890

Collection Items

The Great Cyclone, Tornado and Fire at Louisville, Kentucky
Print depicting the aftermath of the storm that tore across downtown Louisville in 1890. The text reads "Hundreds Hurled to Death in a Moment on the Night of March 27th, 1890."

Four Tornado Views Compilation #2
The W. Stuber & Brothers "Tornado Views" is a series of mounted photographs that is a compilation of 28 views of Louisville, Kentucky after the 1890 Tornado.

SEE ALSO: W. Stuber Stereocard Series for similar views of the 1890 Tornado.

Unidentified street with storm damage
Tornado damage in Louisville after 1890 tornado.

18th and Broadway
Tornado damage in Louisville after 1890 tornado.

11th and Main Streets
Tornado damage in Louisville after 1890 tornado.

Main between 9th and 10th Streets
Tornado damage in Louisville after 1890 tornado.

11th between Main and Market Streets
Tornado damage in Louisville after 1890 tornado.

Planters Tobacco Warehouse with storm damage
Photo of unknown origin take in Louisville, Ky., after the 1890 tornado.

Street with storm damage
Photo of unknown origin take in Louisville, Ky., after the 1890 tornado.

Unidentified men and buildings with storm damage
Photo of unknown origin take in Louisville, Ky., after the 1890 tornado.
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