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Fire in East Albany, New York, July 5, 1861, detail

Scanned by: 
Rebecca Solnit, Dickinson College
Scan date: 
Sized, cropped, and adjusted for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, June 25, 2010.
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Original caption: 
Great conflagration in East Albany, N.Y. on the night of the 5th of July, 1861 - Total destruction of the freight depots of the Albany and Boston Railroad Co., together with all their contents and several loaded canal boats - Loss of property over half a million dollars - From a sketch taken on the spot
Source citation: 
Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, July 20, 1861, p. 148.
Source note: 
Cropped from the larger image. 
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