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Catalog Number 2011.020.040
Object Name Print, Photographic
Title 1948 Tucker Gulch flood
Date June 7, 1948
Description Black and white photograph of the Tucker Gulch flood in 1948 showing the damage caused by the flood near the Coors Porcelain Company at Ford and 8th Streets. The Coors Porcelain Company sign on the side of the building is visible: "Coors U.S.A. Chemical & Scientific Porcelain". Railroad tracks, which were constructed over Tucker Gulch, are shown heavily damaged after the flood. Several people are seen standing along Ford Street and in the doorway of Coors Porcelain Company building. Mount Zion and the Colorado School of Mines "M" are located in the background.
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Collection Permanent
Caption 1948 Tucker Gulch flood
Search Terms 1948 Golden Flood
Colorado School of Mines
Colorado School of Mines "M"
Coors Porcelain Company
Ford Street
Mount Zion
Tucker Gulch
Tucker Gulch Flood