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Colman Hall fire

 Digital Record
Identifier: ARC2009-219


  • 1956-01

Summary Note

People watch as firefighters work to extinguish a fire at Colman Hall. The fire occurred while the building was under construction in January of 1956, after an arc welder's torch set fire to hay in the partially completed building. Wooden forms for concrete work on the fourth floor were extensively damaged.

Rights Statement Note

In copyright.

Publisher Note

Publisher: Lawrence University

Repository Details

Part of the Lawrence University Archives Repository

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