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Charleston Museum Earthquake Photographs

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Hassell Street, Lazarus residence
Hassell Street, Lazarus residence Caption: 'Cook's Earthquake Views of Charleston and Vicinity. Series No.2. No.182, Porch of Lazarus House.' Hassell Street. Charleston city directory for 1886 shows Mrs. B.D. Lazarus at 64 Hassell Street.
22.
21 King Street
21 King Street Charleston Earthquake scene. Sign at bottom of image: 'Mr. August Melm's room, 21 King Street.' Also, written on front, at bottom: 'Earthquake - Charleston S.C. 1886.' Charleston city directory for 1886 lists August Melm, a local attorney, as boarding at 21 King Street.
23.
rear of Women's Exchange, Chalmers Street
rear of Women's Exchange, Chalmers Street Caption: 'Cook's Earthquake Views of Charleston and Vicinity. Series No.2. No.184, Rear of Woman's Exchange. [And handwritten] Chalmers Street.'
24.
Atlantic Street, G.W. Williams, Jr. residence
Atlantic Street, G.W. Williams, Jr. residence Caption: 'Cook's Earthquake Views of Charleston and Vicinity. Series No.2. No.167, rear of residence of Geo. [George] W. Williams, Jr.' Charleston city directory for 1886 shows George W. Williams, Jr. at 2 Atlantic Street.
25.
Beaufain Street
Beaufain Street Caption: 'Cook's Earthquake Views of Charleston and Vicinity. Series No.2. No.179, Ruins Beaufain Street.'
26.
Beaufain Street
Beaufain Street Caption: 'Cook's Earthquake Views of Charleston and Vicinity. Series No.2. No.171, a kitchen, Beaufain Street.'
27.
Beaufain Street, B. Pressley Smith residence
Beaufain Street, B. Pressley Smith residence Caption: 'Cook's Earthquake Views of Charleston and Vicinity. Taken after the 31st of August, 1886. No.57, B. Pressley Smith, Beaufain Street.'
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Beaufain Street, B. Pressley Smith residence
Beaufain Street, B. Pressley Smith residence Caption: 'Cook's Earthquake Views of Charleston and Vicinity. Series No.2. No.172, porch of residence of B. Pressley Smith.' Beaufain Street.
29.
Beaufain Street, Greer residence
Beaufain Street, Greer residence Caption: 'Cook's Earthquake Views of Charleston and Vicinity. Taken after the 31st of August, 1886. No.58, ------- Greer, Beaufain Street.'
30.
Bull Street, Capt. Dawson residence
Bull Street, Capt. Dawson residence Caption: 'Cook's Earthquake Views of Charleston and Vicinity. Taken after the 31st of August, 1886. No.97, residence Capt. Dawson. 99 Bull Street.'
31.
Bull Street
Bull Street Caption: 'Cook's Earthquake Views of Charleston and Vicinity. Taken after the 31st of August, 1886. No.98, residence in Bull Street.'
32.
Bee Street, Major R.C. Gilchrist residence
Bee Street, Major R.C. Gilchrist residence Caption: 'Cook's Earthquake Views of Charleston and Vicinity. Taken after the 31st of August, 1886. No. 55, Major R.C. Gilchrist, Bee St[reet].' Charleston city directory for 1886 shows Robert C. Gilchrist at 12 Bee Street.
33.
Hibernian Hall
Hibernian Hall Caption: 'Cook's Earthquake Views of Charleston and Vicinity. Taken after the 31st of August, 1886. No.32, Hibernian Hall, front.' Meeting Street.
34.
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.
35.
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.
36.
Charleston Hotel
Charleston Hotel Charleston Earthquake scene. Possibly a copy of No.11 of Cook's Earthquake Views. Shows damage to the Charleston Hotel, demolished in 1960, which stood at 200 Meeting Street. 'Charleston Hotel, Hayne & Pinckney' is typewritten onto the image. Hayne and Pinckney Streets were two of the boundary streets that surrounded the hotel.
37.
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.'
38.
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.']
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Roper Hospital, Queen Street
Roper Hospital, Queen Street Caption: 'Cook's Earthquake Views of Charleston and Vicinity. Taken after the 31st of August, 1886. No.4, Roper Hospital.' Shows Roper Hospital when at Queen Street location.
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First (Scots) Presbyterian Church
First (Scots) Presbyterian Church Caption: 'Cook's Earthquake Views of Charleston and Vicinity. Taken after the 31st of August, 1886. No.99, Rear of Scotch Church.' First (Scots) Presbyterian Church on Meeting Street.