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View - Tragedy on the home front - Did you know that...

View of Halifax after disaster, looking south, 6 December 1917
This panorama photograph depicts the incredible devastation of the harbour area after the explosion. The force of the blast shattered windows, removed roofs and twisted metal. Scroll through the panorama for a partial view of the extensive damage near the harbour.

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Photographer: W.G. MacLaughlan
C-019944, C-019948, C-019953 (panorama sections)

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