[Photo of the Paris, Texas fire of 1916]

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Photo of the Paris, Texas fire of 1916. The fire happened on March 21, 1916, and this appears to be an image after the fires had gone out. The rubble of buildings is on the left, and many men are walking the cleared areas, while others sit on stacks of lumber.

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Creator: Unknown. 1916.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2007 and was provided by Private Collection of Caroline R. Scrivner Richards to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 2367 times , with 26 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Private Collection of Caroline R. Scrivner Richards

The private collection of Caroline R. Scrivner Richards includes letters and photographs predominately from Paris, Texas.

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Description

Photo of the Paris, Texas fire of 1916. The fire happened on March 21, 1916, and this appears to be an image after the fires had gone out. The rubble of buildings is on the left, and many men are walking the cleared areas, while others sit on stacks of lumber.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2007

The 2007 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together photographs, postcards, letters, and more to give a glimpse into the rich history of the state.

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  • 1916

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  • April 16, 2008, 9:46 p.m.

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[Photo of the Paris, Texas fire of 1916], photograph, 1916; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth35137/: accessed October 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Caroline R. Scrivner Richards.