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Forest Fire

Aerial view of a forest fire. This image was created to record the forest fire control activities of the New York State Conservation Commission/Conservation Department.

Information supplied by staff at the Department of Environmental Conservation (2015) provides strong circumstantial evidence that this is the Bay Pond Fire of 1934, near Saranac Lake, N.Y.
Identifier: NYSA_14297-87_57-L-367-3
Date (Original): 1920 - 1939
Language: English
Repository: New York State Archives
Source: New York State Archives, New York (State). Conservation Dept. Photographic prints and negatives, [ca. 1904-1949], 14297-87, SARA No. 57-L-367-3.
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