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  1. Notre Dame on Fire

    Notre Dame on Fire

    I don't claim to have the answers! Just think about it!
  2. KorbenDallas

    1845: The Great Fire of Pittsburgh

    The dawn of April 10, 1845, brought a warm, windy day. During a brief interlude in the winds just before noon, Ann Brooks, who worked on Ferry Street for Colonel William Diehl, left unattended a newly stoked fire lit to heat wash water. A spark from this fire ignited a nearby ice shed or barn...
  3. Burning of a small-scale model of downtown San Francisco

    Burning of a small-scale model of downtown San Francisco

    This film shows the partial burning of a small-scale model of downtown San Francisco in an early attempt at simulating the 1906 disaster. The model is seen in aerial view from above the South-of-Market district, looking northwest toward Market Street and the downtown area. Russian Hill (left)...
  4. The Great Boston Fire of 1872. The aftermath

    The Great Boston Fire of 1872. The aftermath

    The aftermath of the Great Boston Fire of 1872
  5. The Great Boston Fire of 1872. The aftermath

    The Great Boston Fire of 1872. The aftermath

    Aftermath of the Great Boston Fire of 1872
  6. Boston Fire of 1872. Washington Street

    Boston Fire of 1872. Washington Street

    After the Boston Fire, Washington Street. 1872. James Wallace Black.
  7. Boston Fire of 1872. City ruins after the fire

    Boston Fire of 1872. City ruins after the fire

    City ruins of Boston after the fire of 1872.
  8. Boston Fire of 1872. View from Washington & Bromfield

    Boston Fire of 1872. View from Washington & Bromfield

    Boston Fire from Washington & Bromfield panoramic by Whipple
  9. Boston Fire of 1872. Federal Street

    Boston Fire of 1872. Federal Street

    Hussey Wells & Co., Federal Street
  10. Boston Fire of 1872. South Side of Milk Street

    Boston Fire of 1872. South Side of Milk Street

    South Side of Milk Street - Looking Toward Washington
  11. Boston Fire of 1872. Devonshire Street to the Corner of Milk Street

    Boston Fire of 1872. Devonshire Street to the Corner of Milk Street

    Devonshire Street to the Corner of Milk Street
  12. Boston Fire of 1872. Federal Street, East side

    Boston Fire of 1872. Federal Street, East side

    Federal Street, East side
  13. Boston Fire of 1872. The Corner of Perkins and Pearl Streets

    Boston Fire of 1872. The Corner of Perkins and Pearl Streets

    The Corner of Perkins and Pearl Streets, Looking to Broad Street
  14. KorbenDallas

    Poll | 1871: Chicago Fire Damaged Buildings. What caused these damages?

    Ran into a couple of interesting photographs depicting buildings damaged by the Great Chicago Fire of 1871. That is per the PTB, of course. The Great Chicago Fire was a conflagration that burned in the American city of Chicago during October 8–10, 1871. The fire killed approximately 300...
  15. Ruins of Lisbon in 1755. The Opera House.

    Ruins of Lisbon in 1755. The Opera House.

    Ruins of Lisbon as appeared immediately after the 1755 Earthquake and Fire.
  16. Ruins of Lisbon in 1755. The Church of St Nicholas.

    Ruins of Lisbon in 1755. The Church of St Nicholas.

    Ruins of Lisbon as appeared immediately after the 1755 Earthquake and Fire
  17. Ruins of Lisbon in 1755. Patriarchal Square.

    Ruins of Lisbon in 1755. Patriarchal Square.

    Ruins of Lisbon as appeared immediately after the 1755 Earthquake and Fire
  18. Ruins of Lisbon in 1755. Basilica de Santa Maria.

    Ruins of Lisbon in 1755. Basilica de Santa Maria.

    Ruins of Lisbon as appeared immediately after the 1755 Earthquake and Fire
  19. KorbenDallas

    1892 Pioneer Building in Seattle: how and when was it built?

    This is one of the most famous buildings in Seattle, and rightfully so. The structure is pretty stunning. The history of its construction has a bit of a mystery to it. Of course, this mystery is not exactly on the surface for everyone to see. One would have to actually investigate, to see the...
  20. KorbenDallas

    Lexington Courthouse. Destroyed by Fire in 1897

    The court house was completely burned, and in an hour nothing remained but walls.... Lexington, KY Fayette County Court House Fire, May 1897 Some things are simply not meant to be walked by. Here we have ruins of the Lexington Courthouse. It was allegedly destroyed by fire in 1897. The below...
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