As the fire spread and families fled their homes, many of the homeless sought protection within the eight acres of the Salem Common. Families also sought refuge at the Salem Willows, Forest River Park, and the Broad Street Cemetery.
undated [June 1914]
Disaster victims; Homeless families; Household goods; Salem Common (Salem, Mass.)
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