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[Tornado Destruction in Dallas, Texas]

Description: Photograph of destruction caused by a tornado in Dallas, Texas. A car is pressed up against a wall on the left. Its roof has been ripped off and it is surrounded by debris. Another car is parked to the right, and appears to have sustained less damage.
Date: April 1957
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Fire Department.
Item Type: Photograph

[4 Alarm Rooftop Fire]

Description: Photograph of firemen dressed in dark coats with helmets scaling a brick wall to survey the smoking damage.
Date: November 14, 1950
Item Type: Photograph

[1400 Elm Building Collapse]

Description: Photograph of men wearing mostly white shirts shifting through the rubble of a building that collapsed on the 1400 block of Elm Street.
Date: June 1, 1955
Item Type: Photograph

[1950 Fire]

Description: Photograph of firemen scaling two ladders to survey the rooftop damage on the other side of a brick wall.
Date: November 14, 1950
Item Type: Photograph

[1957 Firemen]

Description: Photograph of five men standing and three kneeling in firemen gear in front of a fire truck.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph

[3804 North Hampton Fire]

Description: Photograph of a charred kitchen after a fire at 3804 North Hampton in Dallas. A partial sign is visible in the center of the image that says "Cold *Grape or Or[...] *Ice Cold."
Date: December 6, 1959
Item Type: Photograph

[Adolphus Hotel]

Description: Photograph of four firemen standing at the bottom of a ladder at the Adolphus Hotel, which sits on the corner of Akard and Commerce.
Date: February 11, 1955
Item Type: Photograph

[Adolphus Hotel Fire]

Description: Photograph of a light colored car near the fire engines parked on the side of the street to respond to a fire at Adolphus Hotel on Main east of Akard.
Date: February 11, 1955
Item Type: Photograph

[Airway Theater Fire]

Description: Photograph of a neon sign reading "Airway" with the words "Now showing Key Largo also The Fuor Poster" below. The theater sits at 8006 Denton Drive.
Date: January 19, 1955
Item Type: Photograph

[Anderson Furniture Fire]

Description: Photograph of a fireman scaling a large ladder to the roof of a brick building, Anderson Furniture on Elm and Olive street.
Date: April 12, 1957
Item Type: Photograph

[Apartment Fire]

Description: Photograph of a firefighter carrying two suitcases down a hallway damaged by fire with two young women.
Date: August 1959
Item Type: Photograph