P16 - Disasters

  Photo Collection Number 16 contains images relating to natural disasters in Arkansas. Photos included cover such subjects as floods, tornadoes, earthquakes, and drought scenes. Pictures portraying the economic impact of the Great Depression are included in P 23 -- Economic Conditions.

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1.Flood, April 1927. Missouri-Pacific Railroad. Bridge flooded by Arkansas River. Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. April 1927. (3 1/2"x5 1/2"). Donor: Tom W. Dillard.

2. Flood, April 1927. East 6th Street flooded by Arkansas River. Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. April 1927. (3 1/2"x5 1/2"). Donor: T.W.D.

3. Flood, 1927. East 6th Street flooded by Arkansas River. Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. 1927. (2 1/2"x4"). Donor: T.W.D.

4. Flood, 1927. Washington Avenue, North Little Rock flooded by Arkansas River. North Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. 1927. (3 1/2"x5 1/2"). Donor: T.W.D.

5. Flood, c.1915. South Main Street, North Little Rock flooded by Arkansas River. (North Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. 1972. (3 1/2"x5 1/2"). Donor: T.W.D.

6. Flood, c.1915. Frisco Depot and Water Tank, Black Rock, Lawrence County, Ark. c.1915. Donor: T.W.D.

7. Queen Wilhelmina Hotel after Fire, Rich Mountain, Mena, Polk County, Ark. Date Unknown. NEGATIVE.

8. Judsonia Tornado Damage, Judsonia School, Judsonia, White County, Ark. March 1952. (4"x6"). Donor: Creo A. Jones. NEGATIVE.

9. Inspecting Food Donated to Judsonia Tornado Victims, Judsonia, White County, Ark. March 1952. Donor: Creo A. Jones.

10. Judsonia Tornado Damage, Judsonia, White County, Ark. March 1952. (4"x6"). Donor: Creo A. Jones. NEGATIVE.

11. Judsonia Tornado Damage, Judsonia, White County, Ark. March 1952. (4"x6"). Donor: Creo A. Jones. NEGATIVE.

12. Judsonia Tornado Damage, Judsonia, White County, Ark. March 1952. (4"x6"). Donor: Creo A. Jones. NEGATIVE.

13. Food Donated for Judsonia Tornado Relief. State Health Department Official Creo A. Jones Inspecting Food. Judsonia, White County, Ark. March 1952. (4"x6"). Donor: Creo A. Jones.

14. Hotel Adrian Ablaze, Heber Springs, Cleburne County, Ark. c.1920. (3 1/2"x5 1/2"). Postcard. From: Robbins-Gifford Papers.

15. Ruin of Hotel Adrian, Heber Springs, Cleburne County, Ark. c.1920. (3 1/2"x5 1/2"). Postcard. From: Robbins-Gifford Papers.

16. Train Wreck, M & NA Railroad, near Gilbert, Searcy County, Ark. 1911. (3 1/2"x5 1/2"). Postcard. From: Robbins-Gifford Papers.

17. Train Wreck, M & NA Railroad, near Gilbert, Searcy County, Ark. 1911. (3 1/2"x5 1/2"). Postcard. From: Robbins-Gifford Papers.

18. Refugees, 1927 Flood, White River near Des Arc, Prairie County, Ark. 1927. (8"x10"). Donor: Gale Stewart.

19. Tornado Damage, Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Ark. 1927. (3 1/2"x5 1/2"). Postcard.

20. Flood, Arkansas City, Desha County, Ark. 1912. (3 1/2"x5 1/2"). Postcard.

21. Public School Building during Flood, Arkansas City, Desha County, Ark. 1912. (3 1/2"x5 1/2"). Postcard.

22. Courthouse during Flood, Arkansas City, Desha County, Ark. 1912. (3 1/2"x5 1/2"). Postcard.

23. Front Street during Flood, Arkansas City, Desha County, Ark. 1912. (3 1/2"x5 1/2"). Postcard.

24. Arlington Hotel Fire, Hot Springs, Garland County, Ark. 1923. (3"x5").

25. Arlington Hotel Fire, Hot Springs, Garland County, Ark. 1923. (3"x5").

26. Arlington Hotel Fire, Hot Springs, Garland County, Ark. 1923. (3"x5").

27. Arlington Hotel Fire, Hot Springs, Garland County, Ark. 1923. (3"x5").

28. Arlington Hotel Fire, Hot Springs, Garland County, Ark. 1923. (3"x5").

29. Arlington Hotel Fire, Hot Springs, Garland County, Ark. 1923. (3"x5").

30. Fourche River Valley and Indian Territory Railroad wreck, caused during a charter dispute between the Fourche River Lumber Co. and the Bryant Lumber Mill, Fourche, Perry Co., Ark. c. 1915. (3 1/2" x 5).

31. Fourche River Valley and Indian Territory Railroad Wreck, caused during a charter dispute between the Fourche River Lumber Co. and the Bryant Lumber Mill, Fourche, Perry Co. Ark. C. 1915. (3 1/2" x 5").

32. North Little Rock under flood waters. 1927. No. Little Rock, Pulaski Co., Ark. (3 3/4" x 4 3/4"). Donor: Mrs. Gertie Butler.

33. 1927 Flood Water, North 4th. St., No. Little Rock, Pulaski Co., Ark. (3 3/4" x 4 3/4"). Donor: Mrs. Gertie Butler.

34. Main Street, DeValls Bluff, Prairie Co., Ark. Flood prior to one in 1927. (8" x 10"). Donor: Bill Sayger (2/17/1997).

35. DeValls Bluff, Prairie Co., Ark. during flood of 1927. (8" x 10"). Donor: Bill Sayger (2/17/1997).

36. Compact Disc - 125 photographs - Early May 2011 Flooding – Clarenden, AR – Photos by Mary Maney

 

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