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Ruins after the Great Fire, ca. July-August 1892

Ruins after the Great Fire, ca. July-August 1892
The Great Fire caused more than $13 million in property damage before it ended on the morning of 9 July 1892. Pictured here are some unidentified St. John's buildings destroyed in the fire.

Photographer unknown. Reproduced by permission of the Archives and Manuscripts Division (Coll. 137 05.01.008), Queen Elizabeth II Library, Memorial University, St. John's, NL.

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