The fire at Pier 9, Locust Point

This photograph, taken a mile from the blaze, shows the intensity of the fire.
(Photo ‘The Victories of the Spy’. (December 1917). The American City. Town & County Edition. Volume 17, number 6. p 549. New York: Civic Press.)

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