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Smoking Ground
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Hoonah Community Members
Category
Hoonah Fire of 1944
Summary
Plumes of smoke rise from where houses once stood post fire.
Small Boy Stands on Bridge Post Fire
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Hoonah Community Members
Category
Hoonah Fire of 1944
Summary
A young boy can be seen standing on the bridge, photograph taken north facing post fire of 1944.
Community
Hoonah Community Members
Category
Hoonah Fire of 1944
Summary
In 2005 Winnie Smith was interviewed on her memories of the Hoonah fire of June 14, 1944. She also shares some general Hoonah history. Interviewed by Frank O. Williams, Jr.
Two Men Work on the Bridge After the Fire
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Hoonah Community Members
Category
Hoonah Fire of 1944
Man Smiling Amongst Fire Remnants
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Hoonah Community Members
Category
Hoonah Fire of 1944
Summary
A man is standing where a house once stood, amongst debris the fire didn't burn.
Community
Hoonah Community Members
Category
Hoonah Fire of 1944
Summary
In a 2005 interview, Karl Greenwald, Sr recounts the Hoonah fire of 1944, interviewed by Frank O. Williams, Jr.
Post Fire Relief Workers Set up Tents
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Hoonah Community Members
Category
Hoonah Fire of 1944
Woman with Post Fire Relief in the Background
Community
Hoonah Community Members
Category
Hoonah Fire of 1944
Summary
A woman is half facing the camera and in the background post fire relief workers can be seen on Front Street.
War Home Construction
Community
Hoonah Community Members
Category
Hoonah Fire of 1944
Summary
The "war homes" during construction, post fire of 1944.
War Home Foundations
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Hoonah Community Members
Category
Hoonah Fire of 1944
Summary
Foundations for the "war homes" being built after the Hoonah fire of 1944.
Charred Pilings Post Fire
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Hoonah Community Members
Category
Hoonah Fire of 1944
Summary
Charred pilings after the Hoonah fire of 1944.
Old Flat Bed Truck during War Home Construction
Community
Hoonah Community Members
Category
Hoonah Fire of 1944
Summary
An old flatbed truck sits on Front Street amongst construction of the "war homes" post Hoonah fire of 1944.