Truax Barracks Fire | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Truax Barracks Fire

Truax Barracks Fire | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Truax barracks building where a kerosene explosion and fire fatally burned Mrs. Walter (Dorothy) Alburn, and seriously burned her husband and two of their children.
DESCRIPTION
Truax barracks building where a kerosene explosion and fire fatally burned Mrs. Walter (Dorothy) Alburn, and seriously burned her husband and two of their children.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:56328
Creation Date: November 06 1948
Creator Name:Vinje, Arthur M., 1888-1972
City:Madison
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Vinje, Arthur M. : Photographs and Negatives-
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, color copy
Original Format Number:PH 6442.2121A
Original Dimensions:5 x 4 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
One of five images. Published in the Wisconsin State Journal on Dec. 6, 1948.
SUBJECTS
Fires
Yards
Dwellings
Barracks
Outdoor photography
Bicycles

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