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  • Collection: 1890 Tornado Subject Photos and Prints

Storm-damaged homes

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Tornado-damaged homes in Louisville after the 1890 tornado. Identified as #4 in a series on recto.

Unidentified children on fallen tree

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Children posing on fallen trees in Louisville after the 1890 tornado. Identified as #5 in a series on recto.

Storm-damaged buildings

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Tornado-damaged buildings in Louisville after the 1890 tornado with unidentified family and two unidentified men. Identified as #11 in a series on recto.

Storm-damaged train yard

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Tornado-damaged train shed in Louisville after the 1890 tornado. Two men sit atop ruined train shed in distance. Identified as #16 in a series on recto.

Church of the Sacred Heart with storm damage

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Tornado-damaged Church of the Sacred Heart, located at 17th Street and Broadway after the 1890 tornado, with group of unidentified men inspecting the ruins. Identified as #31 in a series on recto.

Storm-damaged buildings

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Tornado-damaged buildings in Louisville after the 1890 tornado, with crowd gathered in front of ruins. Identified as #39 in a series on recto.

11th between Main and Market Streets

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Tornado damage in Louisville after 1890 tornado.

Main between 9th and 10th Streets

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Tornado damage in Louisville after 1890 tornado.

11th and Main Streets

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Tornado damage in Louisville after 1890 tornado.

18th and Broadway

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Tornado damage in Louisville after 1890 tornado.