Title:
Ice Jam on Main Street
Town:
Hartford
County:
Windsor
State:
Vermont
Date:
1867
Description:
Stereoview shows the ice jam on Main Street with great damage to the community. The historic photograph shows ice and mud in a street in town. There are houses, farm buildings, and some young trees in the town. Coarse woody debris and ice throughout the image. There is a round barn in the background and the street is lined by buildings some of which are badly damaged. There is a white wooden picket fence on left and a broken unpainted one on the left. There are low forested hills in the background. Winter. A caption at the bottom of the historic photograph reads, "238. Ice Jam, Main Street, West Hartford, Vt. 1867."
Filename:
LS05336_000.jpg
Size:
3560 x 1820 pixels; 3594157 bytes
Original Filename:
SV2713_.jpg
Keywords:
Buildings; Barns; Coarse woody debris; Culture; Dwellings; Floods; Geology; Human Constructs; Ice storms; Nature; Storms; Surface Processes;
Source:
Special Collections, Bailey/Howe Library, University of Vermont
Submitted By:
Elizabeth Stanley Mann
Submitted On:
2004-07-28
Original Media:
Stereoview
Times viewed:
2679
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