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  • Collection: Accidents & Disasters

Fire blazes inside of this building that is currently still mostly intact, though this fire was far from being done. The fire caused $100,000 in damages to many buildings in Monroe, Wis., both businesses like this one and homes as well.


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This huge fire was witnessed by many as massive flames enveloped buildings in Monroe, Wis., including businesses and homes. The fire caused $100,000 of damage by the time it was done.

A fire in January of 1914 set many buildings ablaze, including the D.C. Ryan residence seen here totally engulfed in flames. There where an estimated $100,000 in damages in total from the fires.

The wicked aftermath of a massive fire in January, 1914, in Monroe, Wis., can be seen here. The fire caused around $100,000 in damages to multiple businesses and homes.


People can be seen here inspecting the damages that were caused by the great $100,000 fire in Monroe, Wis., in January, 1914.


A tornado in southern Wisconsin cut a path through several properties, knocking down several large dairy barns. No one was reported injured in the storms.

Flames run amok in the old Turner Hall in 1936.

Flames have begun to roar inside of the old Turner Hall of Monroe in 1936.
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