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St. John's after the fire, ca. July-August, 1892
St. John's after the fire, ca. July-August, 1892

View of St. John's from Duckworth Street east following the Great Fire of 1892. In just 12 hours, the fire destroyed almost all of St. John's and left 11,000 people homeless.

Photographer unknown. Reproduced by permission of the Archives and Manuscripts Division (Coll. 137 05.01.005), Queen Elizabeth II Library, Memorial University, St. John's, NL.
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