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Charleston Museum Earthquake Photographs

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Old Hospital, Trapman Street
Old Hospital, Trapman Street Charleston Earthquake scene. Labeled 'Old Hospital' in lower left corner, with 'Trapman Street' handwritten at bottom, front. Additional note on reverse: 'See Cook No.189 [from Series 2, which is captioned as 'Ruins of Colored hospital.']
42.
Citadel Green
Citadel Green Charleston Earthquake scene. Handwritten at bottom, front: 'Citadel Green. Erecting Tents.'
43.
chasm to left of South Carolina railroad
chasm to left of South Carolina railroad Charleston Earthquake scene. Handwritten on reverse: '9 mile bottom - South Carolina railroad - chasm on left. Track was originally a tangent. Caused by earthquake, 1886. Track cut of line.'
44.
Broad and Friend Streets, Firemen's Tent
Broad and Friend Streets, Firemen's Tent Charleston Earthquake scene. Handwritten at bottom, front: 'Corner of Broad & Friend Streets, Firemens [sic] Tent.'
45.
north side of Market Street
north side of Market Street Charleston Earthquake scene. Copy of No.24 of Cook's Earthquake views. Shows damage to the buildings on the north side of Market Street, including the Sailor's Home.
46.
Hibernian Hall
Hibernian Hall Charleston Earthquake scene. Copy of No.33 of Cook's Earthquake Views. Shows the damage to the porch of Hibernian Hall on Meeting Street.
47.
Jail
Jail Charleston Earthquake scene. Copy of image of Jail. Written at bottom, lefthand corner of image: 'Jail.'
48.
Police Station
Police Station Charleston Earthquake scene. Caption typed at top of image: 'Main police station S.W. corner of Broad and Meeting Sts.'
49.
Custom House
Custom House Charleston Earthquake scene. Caption typed at top of image: 'U.S. Custom House.'
50.
Ashley Street, Mayor Courtenay's residence
Ashley Street, Mayor Courtenay's residence Charleston Earthquake scene, residence on Ashley Street. Handwritten on reverse: 'The residence of the Mayor of Charleston shattered by the Earthquake, Aug[us]t 31st 1886 and occupied by the Mayor's family unitl May 1887. Courtnay's [sic] residence. E.V.V. made bust of this man.'
51.
Ten Mile Hill, geyser
Ten Mile Hill, geyser Catption: 'Cook's Earthquake Views of Charleston and Vicinity. Taken after the 31st of August, 1886. No.53, Long geyser, Ten Mile Hill.'
52.
Mariner's Church
Mariner's Church Caption: Cook's Earthquake View of Charleston and Vicinity. Taken after the 31st of August, 1886. No.151, Mariner's Church, interior.' Also, handwritten at bottom, front: 'Charleston Earthquake scene - Interior of Mariners' Church, on Church Street.'
53.
Huguenot Church
Huguenot Church Caption: Cook's Earthquake Vies of Charleston and Vicinity. Taken after the 31st of August, 1886. No.96, Huguenot Church'
54.
train wreck at Langley
train wreck at Langley Caption: 'Earthquake, August 31st, 1886. No.634, Wrecked at Langley. Aiken and Vicinity.'
55.
Horse Creek near Augusta
Horse Creek near Augusta Caption: 'Earthquake, August 31st, 1886. No.2, Cars to No.1. Horse Creek near Augusta. Aiken and Vicinity.'
56.
Horse Creek near Augusta
Horse Creek near Augusta Caption: 'Earthquake, August 31st, 1886. No.1, Engine of No.2. Horse Creek near Augusta. Aiken and Vicinity.'
57.
Wragg Square, tent village
Wragg Square, tent village Caption: 'Cook's Earthquake Views of Charleton and Vicinity. Taken after the 31st of August, 1886. No.101, camp on Wragg Square.'
58.
Wentworth Street, Johnson residence
Wentworth Street, Johnson residence Caption: 'Cook's Earthquake Views of Charleston and Vicinity. Taken after the 31st of August, 1886. No.78, Residence Wm. Johnson, Wentworth Street.' Charleston city directory for 1886 shows a William Johnson at 107 Wentworth Street.
59.
Water Street
Water Street Caption: 'Cook's Earthquake Views of Charleston and Vicinity. Taken After the 31st of August, 1886. No.43, House in Water Street.'
60.
Washington Square, tent village
Washington Square, tent village Caption: 'Cook's Earthquake Views of Charleston and Vicinity. Taken after the 31st of August, 1886. No.13, Washington Square.'
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