Our exhibit on The Great Salem Fire of 1914 will show you where and how the fire started; how the fire was fought; numerous images of the fire and aftermath; the extent of the damage; how the homeless were sustained; and how Salem rebuilt.
Additional Online Resources 1. “The Salem Fire” by Arthur B. Jones 2. “The Great Salem Fire of 1914”, by Barbara Pero Kampas Exhibit Sponsors and Contributors Display Sponsor: The Boston Early Music Festival Text Content: “The Great Salem Fire of 1914”, by Barbara Pero Kampas;
Mary-Ellen Smiley; Ken Harris
Visual Content: Great Island Design;