Rescue work, Dayton (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1913

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Bain News Service,, publisher.

Rescue work, Dayton

[1913 March]

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.
Photo shows the Great Dayton Flood of March 1913. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008)
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).


Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,

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Call Number: LC-B2- 2576-5


Owner: The Library of Congress
Source: Flickr Commons
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    • 12/Oct/2008 16:51:35

    The initials "NCR" on the side of this boat could have something to do with National Cash Register, one of the prominent corporations in Dayton. Just a guess...

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    • 09/Nov/2008 05:47:05

    Rescue boats were built at the National Cash Register factories, which was not flooded and served as a hub of rescue efforts.

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    Jkadavoor (Jee)

    • 05/Nov/2009 07:29:36

    So nice. Hi, I'm an admin for a group called People love their Work, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

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    .Luigi Mirto/ArchiMlFotoWord FIAF/AFI-UIF

    • 06/Nov/2009 09:18:40

    Ottima immagine