Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Aftermath of the arson fire at the Whitehouse-Crawford office and lumber yard, October 13, 1960. File photos courtesy of the Union-Bulletin.


Planing mill and cabinet shop on the right was spared.


Craig Esary, manager, salvaged records from vault.










Police detective Captain Alex Dietz, 2nd from left.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Arson fire at the Whitehouse-Crawford office and lumber yard at 3rd & Cherry, October 13, 1960. File photos courtesy of the Union-Bulletin.


Harold Crawford observes the blaze





















Fire Chief Robert Adams on right


The fire was within Fire Prevention Week.