21 King Street

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Title:
21 King Street
Creator:
Leidloff, H. (Hermann)
Date:
1886
Description:
Charleston Earthquake scene. Sign at bottom of image: 'Mr. August Melm's room, 21 King Street.' Also, written on front, at bottom: 'Earthquake - Charleston S.C. 1886.' Charleston city directory for 1886 lists August Melm, a local attorney, as boarding at 21 King Street.
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, Domestic, Housing, Dwellings, Earthquake damage
Geographic Subject:
Low Country
Shelving Locator:
MK 8818
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.