Charles J. Burggraf Johnstown Flood Collection, 1880-1989
Burggraf, Charles J. 1862-1928
Burggraf, Harold L
2.1 cu. ft. : 2 boxes, 1 oversize folder
Photographer, Johnstown, Pennsylvania.
Documents, photographs, scrapbooks and photograph albums, relating to Charles J. Burggraf, a photographer active in Johnstown, Pennsylvania at the time of the 1889 flood. Some documents, such as a will, deeds, a baptismal certificate, and similar things, predate the flood. Many of the photographs are studio portraits taken by Burggraf. A few photographs depict flood damage, and the albums and scrapbooks relate to the flood. Also included are 1989 newspapers commemorating the 100th anniversary.
Charles J. Burggraf Johnstown Flood Collection, 1880-1989, Archives Center, National Museum of American History