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Armory fire - Office building and armory

The remains of the Colt's armory and office building after the fire of February 4, 1864. A group of people are gathered in front of the armory and a man with a group of children are stand in front of the office building next to a horse and carriage. A single man in black stand on the balcony of the office building ruins. Inscription on back of larger photo: "Colt's Pat Fire Arms Mfg Co.--after fire of Feb 4, 1864."

 

Connecticut State Library, State Archives, PG 460, Colt Patent Fire Arms Manufacturing Company, Box 3, Folder 5, Item 6

 

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Taken on August 12, 2009