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Title Elkin Flood
Description Elkin flood of 1916. A flooded Southern freight car is in the foreground, and a flooded brick building is in the background. It is a copy from the North Carolina Collection at the UNC Library in Chapel Hill.
Subjects Floods
Railroad freight cars
Commercial facilities
Buildings
Search Terms Elkin
Elkin flood 1916
Classification Disasters
Floods
Date 1916
Collection Minick Collection
Condition Good
Print size 8" x 10"
Catalog Number 2001.1.0135
Provenance This item was a part of the personal collection of local historian Ruth Minick. It was donated to the Surry County Historical Society at the time of her death in 2001.
Credit line Courtesy of Surry County Historical Society