East Bay Street

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Title:
East Bay Street
Creator:
unknown
Date:
1886
Description:
Charleston Earthquake scene. Possibly from Cook's Earthquake views, No.31, Tenement houses on East Bay. Written on front, at bottom: 'Charleston Earthquake scene - house on East Bay near Tradd.' Sign on building at left, reads: 'Ship & Family Groceries' known to be at the corner of East Bay and Queen. Sign on building at right, reads: '65' and possibly 'Sahlmann.' 1886 Charleston city directory lists L. Sahlmann, Hay & Grain, at 83 East Bay.
Collection:
Charleston Museum Earthquake Photographs
Contributing Institution:
The Charleston Museum Archives
Media Type:
Images
Topical Subject:
Charleston Earthquake, S.C., 1886, Earthquakes--South Carolina, Buildings--Earthquake effects--South Carolina--Charleston, Architecture, Commerce
Geographic Subject:
Low Country
Shelving Locator:
MK 423
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.