Creator

Unknown

Date

1914-06-29

Creation Date

2014-05-14

Description

Black and White postcard of Pittsburg firemen spraying water on the north and east sides of Russ Hall after a fire broke out due to lightning striking the building on June 29, 1914. Pittsburg Fire Department received the call at 3:45 a.m. Both No. 1 and No. 2 fire departments worked at the scene on and off throughout the day until 12:30 a.m. the next morning.

Object Type

Photograph

Identifier

psuap013

Image Format

Still Image

Location

Kansas -- Crawford County -- Pittsburg;

Rights

Digital image copyright 2014, Pittsburg State University. All rights reserved. For more information contact the Leonard H. Axe Library Special Collections, PSU, Pittsburg, KS 66762.

Notes

Pittsburg State University, Special Collections

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Keywords

Kansas State Manual Training Normal School--Photographs; Universities and colleges--Kansas--Pittsburg--Photographs; College buildings--Kansas--Pittsburg--Photographs; Pittsburg (Kan.)--History--Photographs

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