Cetlin & Wilson


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Cetlin & Wilson

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Title:
Cetlin & Wilson
Creator:
E. B. Smith
Publication Date:
Language:
English

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Carnivals ( lctgm )
Fairs ( lctgm )
Storm ( lctgm )
Celtin & Wilson Shows
Missouri State Fair
Railroad Show
Genre:
letter ( marcgt )
Location:
United States -- Missouri -- Pettis -- Sedalia

Notes

Summary:
The golden anniversary of the Missouri State Fair was marked with a tragedy when the fairgrounds were hit by a tornado at 1:20 a.m. on August 20. The storm centered on the midway area and a carnival employee was killed. Despite suffering extensive damage to all 60 permanent buildings on the fairgrounds, totaling almost $700,000, the fair was back in operation the following evening. Photo shows overview of midway. Building roof is lying on the ground in the front of the photo.

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Source Institution:
University of South Florida Library
Holding Location:
University of South Florida
Rights Management:
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Resource Identifier:
S58-00336-caw-00022 ( USFLDC DOI )
s58.336 ( USFLDC Handle )

Postcard Information

Format:
Photograph

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The golden anniversary of the Missouri State Fair was marked with a tragedy when the fairgrounds were hit by a tornado at 1:20 a.m. on August 20. The storm centered on the midway area and a carnival employee was killed. Despite suffering extensive damage to all 60 permanent buildings on the fairgrounds, totaling almost $700,000, the fair was back in operation the following evening. Photo shows overview of midway. Building roof is lying on the ground in the front of the photo.
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The International Independent Showmen's Museum Photographic Collection is located at the International Independent Showmen's Museum in Gibsonton, Florida. IISM staff is responsible for cataloging the digital images. The USF Libraries host the digital collection on behalf of the IISM.
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