Throwback Thursday: Devastation in DuBois

ADVERTISEMENTThe city of DuBois had three major fires between 1880 and the “big fire” of June 18, 1888, when much of the downtown area was destroyed. Many structures were made of wood and were reduced to ashes.  Brick structures were severely damaged and gutted. The alarm sounded at 2 p.m., with the fire beginning at … Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Devastation in DuBois