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Title Poles down from Tornado in Waterloo, Indiana Postcard
Collection John Martin Smith Postcard Collection
Description This is a sepia-tinted photo postcard of Waterloo, Indiana after a Tornado hit in November 1911. There are four telephone poles down on the ground or leaning to the side. There are buildings in the background. There are trees with no leaves. There is a train coming down the tracks behind the poles. At the bottom of the front of the card is written: "POLES DOWN RESULTS OF CYCLONE WATERLOO, IND. NOV-11-1911- 2-50." There is a divided back with no postmark on the card.
Catalog Number 2013.07.14.1698
Number of images 2
Place Waterloo, Indiana
Print size 3 1/2" x 5 1/2", Sepia
Provenance John Martin Smith
Search Terms Postcard
Tornado damage
Source John Martin Smith
Subjects Postcards--Indiana--DeKalb County
Waterloo (De Kalb County, Ind.)
Storms--Indiana--Waterloo
Telephone
Copyright For access to this image, contact the William H. Willennar Genealogy Center. When using this image, the credit line should be in the following format: Image courtesy of the William H. Willennar Genealogy Center: A service of Eckhart Public Library.
Credit line For access to this image, contact the William H. Willennar Genealogy Center. When using this image, the credit line should be in the following format: Image courtesy of the William H. Willennar Genealogy Center, a service of Eckhart Public Library. Publisher