Fire and Earthquake Disasters, iconic image

Download image

Scanned by
New York Public Library
Scan date
Cropped, sized, and prepared for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, June 6, 2009.
Image type
Courtesy of
New York Public Library
Original caption
New York City: destruction by fire of the Waltham Watch Company's buildings, nos 1, 3, and 5 Bond Street, on the evening of March 6th.
Source citation
The Picture Collection of the New York Public Library, NYPL Digital Gallery
Source note
Image first appeared in Leslie's Monthly Magazine, 1872
How to Cite This Page: "Fire and Earthquake Disasters, iconic image," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College,