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View in Maitland St Area After the Fire, Jan 21, 1912

1986.0117.0938

View in Maitland St Area After the Fire, Jan 21, 1912

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Description

The Narrabri Herald dated 01/01/1912 reported that the fire started on Wednesday 27/12/1911 and that "twelve business houses were destroyed", including three hotels, a billiard saloon, butchers shop, hairdressers and tobacconists shop as well as a produce store, fruiterers shop and two large general stores.

Handwritten message on reverse is addressed to 'Miss Amy Milhan / 99 Booth St / Annandale / Sydney' and reads 'Dear Amy / This is the / view of the / east fire / Maitland Street / after the fire / what to you / think of it / from Violet'

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Sepia photographic postcard of 'VIEW IN MAITLAND ST AREA AFTER THE FIRE / JAN 21 / 1912'. The postcard has a message on the back..

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