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8th & Main Street

Item

Stuber Flat-26 copy.jpg

Title

8th & Main Street

Description

No. 26: Destruction at the corner of 8th and Main Street.

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. This collection includes 21 out of the 28 views from this series and 1 image from another Stuber Series [Stuber Flat-27]. The following numbers from the "Tornado Views" series are not in this collection: No. 2, No. 3, No. 5, No. 7, No. 19, No. 20, and No. 27.

W. Stuber & Bro. also created a book titled, "Tornado Views of Louisville. Indelible Photographs" published by The Albertype Co. in 1890. This book features many images from this series. [SEE: Pamphlet Collection, 551.55 L888]

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

Source

W. Stuber & Brothers 1890 Tornado Views Photograph Collection

Format

Identifier

Stuber Flat-26

Citation

W. Stuber & Brothers, “8th & Main Street,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed March 4, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/913.

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