Ruins of the Warner Button Shop after flood

Description (Brief):

black and white stereograph mounted on orange cardstock with buff colored back; handwritten on verso in black ink "Ruins Warner Button / Shop Leeds"; Popular Series. / American Views.; image capturing destruction after Mill River flood; remains and debris of building covers ground; ruins of a brick smoke stack (?) in midground at right; tree and shrub covered hill rising in background

Date Made: 1874

Place Made: United States: Massachusetts, Northampton, Leeds

Subject: FloodsDisasters


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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2012.3033.0743Nonaccession Number: 2012.3033Catalog Number: 2012.3033.0743

Object Name: stereograph

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm


Record Id: nmah_1899863

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