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Davis 65.91 Fire on Campbell

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Davis 65.91 Fire on Campbell.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

Davis 65.91 Fire on Campbell

Description

The Ponce de Leon Hotel caught fire on 28 December 1928. All nine Roanoke engines and two ladder trucks were on the scene, including a hose truck from Vinton and an engine from Salem. The original 5 story portion of the hotel was destroyed and would be replaced the following year with the current structure.

Creator

George C. Davis Photography

Publisher

Roanoke Public Libraries

Date

28 December 1928

Rights

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Format

Photograph

Type

Still Image

Identifier

Davis65.91

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Photograph

Citation

George C. Davis Photography, “Davis 65.91 Fire on Campbell,” Virginia Room Digital Collection, accessed July 9, 2020, http://www.virginiaroom.org/digital/document/Davis65.91.