The Great Conemaugh-Valley Disaster

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This illustration portrays 'The great Conemaugh-Valley Disaster -- Flood & Fire at Johnstown, PA' and was published by the Chicago printing firm Kurz & Allison, c. 1892. The illustration portrays the Johnstown Flood disaster that occurred on May 31, 1889 in which more than 2,200 people were killed following the failure of the South Fork Dam. During the late 1900s Kurz & Allison published and marketed commemorative posters of historical scenes.


Paper: We print with archival Ultrachrome inks on mould-made 100% cotton rag, acid-free archival papers and Exhibition canvas. Sizes are in inches. Canvas is unframed. 50x36 prints may be longer depending on dimensions of image. All prints have a margin. Learn more

Frames: Custom Made in the USA by Simply Framed. Allow extra 1-2 weeks for delivery. Frames include UV-shielding plexiglass, acid-free mats, archival backing and hanging hardware. Frame sales are final. Learn more

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