The Collapse of the Russell Arena


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Original black and white photograph of the wreckage caused by the collapse of the Russell Arena during construction.
Notes:
During construction of this arena in 1912, the building collapsed. The ribs all came down. A spectator ran back to retrieve his hat and was killed.
Date of Original:
1912
Subject(s):
Collection:
Russell Sports
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 45.2501 Longitude: -75.36602
Creative Commons licence:
pd [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Location of Original:
Russell's Historical Society's Keith M. Boyd Museum
Contact
Bibliothèque publique du canton de Russell
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

1053, Concession Street

Box 280

Russell (ON) K4R 1E1

(613) 445-5331

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The Collapse of the Russell Arena


Original black and white photograph of the wreckage caused by the collapse of the Russell Arena during construction.