Charleston Hotel

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Title:
Charleston Hotel
Creator:
unknown
Date:
1886
Description:
Charleston Earthquake scene. Possibly a copy of No.11 of Cook's Earthquake Views. Shows damage to the Charleston Hotel, demolished in 1960, which stood at 200 Meeting Street. 'Charleston Hotel, Hayne & Pinckney' is typewritten onto the image. Hayne and Pinckney Streets were two of the boundary streets that surrounded the hotel.
Collection:
Charleston Museum Earthquake Photographs
Contributing Institution:
The Charleston Museum Archives
Media Type:
Images
Topical Subject:
Charleston Earthquake, S.C., 1886, Historic buildings--South Carolina--Charleston, Hotels, Buildings--Earthquake effects--South Carolina--Charleston, Earthquakes--South Carolina
Geographic Subject:
Low Country, Meeting Street (Charleston, S.C.)
Shelving Locator:
MK 9140
S.C. County:
Charleston County (S.C.)
Internet Media Type:
image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications:
600 ppi, 24-bit depth, color, Epson Expression 10000XL, Archival Masters are tiffs.
Copyright Status Statement:
Digital image copyright 2009, The Charleston Museum Archives. All rights reserved. For more information contact The Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC 29403.