The Herald-Dispatch Gallery: Historical Photos RSS 2014-12-18T06:35:57-05:00 urn:uuid:ccc82d64-392a-4d5c-a70b-c29b33ec46c1 Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported), except where noted. Gallery: Historical photos of the 1967 collapse of the Silver Bridge The Herald-Dispatch urn:uuid:50d36aaf-4fcf-48b6-9074-0ec8db6670f2 2014-12-15T12:05:00-05:00 <p> Photos related to the Silver Bridge at Point Pleasant and its collapse on Dec. 15, 1967.</p> Gallery: Pullman Square through the years The Herald-Dispatch / 2014 urn:uuid:7300e3ec-c945-435e-a4d1-bc978e749503 2014-12-13T23:45:00-05:00 <p> Check out our gallery of photos from the design and construction of Huntington&#39;s Pullman Square as well as some photos of notable events since its opening.</p> Gallery: Historical Pearl Harbor photos The Herald-Dispatch urn:uuid:f0457cb9-b123-4ac7-bda0-b32d4a835f0f 2014-12-07T14:40:00-05:00 <p> Pearl Harbor day marks Dec. 7, 1941, when Japanese planes attacked the U.S. Pearl Harbor base in Hawaii.</p> Gallery: President George W. Bush visits in 2004 The Herald-Dispatch / 2014 urn:uuid:ccc6422f-8df2-4d92-acc7-e8cd89477773 2014-09-14T18:20:20-04:00 <p> It has been 10 years since President George W. Bush made a couple of campaign trips to the Tri-State.</p> Gallery: Photos from the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001 The Associated Press urn:uuid:d1caa492-f51c-4c23-a534-1ce29d94d312 2014-09-11T10:08:40-04:00 <p> A series of four coordinated terrorist attacks launched by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda upon the United States in New York City and the Washington, D.C., area on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2001, killed almost 3,000 people and caused at least $10 billion in property and infrastructure damage.</p> Gallery: Marshall's 1971 victory against Xavier The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/2011+0628_xmufootball 2014-09-01T14:55:24-04:00 <p> The Young Thundering Herd of Marshall University (dark jerseys) beat Xavier University (white jerseys) 15-13 on Sept. 25, 1971, at Fairfield Stadium.</p> Gallery: Morris Memorial Hospital then and now The Herald-Dispatch / 2014 urn:uuid:f3492bb0-f053-4c72-a4ed-47d5b48e898c 2014-07-05T15:41:27-04:00 <p> Milton Mayor Tom Canterbury and Milton Councilman Charlie Conard tour the now vacant <span class="highlight">Morris</span> Memorial Hospital on Monday, June 30, 2014, in Milton.</p> Gallery: 1996 Scottown, Ohio, fireworks fire kills nine The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/2011+0630_xscottown 2014-07-03T08:07:43-04:00 <p> Nine people from Ohio and West Virginia were killed and 11 others were injured in the Scottown, Ohio, fireworks fire on July 3, 1996. Todd Hall, a 26-year-old brain-injured Proctorville, Ohio, man, was charged with starting the fire with a lighted cigarette. The charges were dropped after he was found incompetent to stand trial and committed to a state mental hospital in September 1996.</p> Gallery: The Buffalo Creek Flood The Herald-Dispatch urn:uuid:5ba61803-69ba-48bb-aae5-56b19281c30f 2014-02-26T11:01:00-05:00 <p> In 1972, the Logan County community of Buffalo Creek experienced the most destructive flood in West Virginia history, when a coal waste dam burst and 130 million gallons of water and sludge poured through nearby mining towns. During the Buffalo Creek Flood on Feb. 26, 1972, 125 people lost their lives, 1,100 were injured and 4,000 were left homeless.</p> Gallery: Huntington State Hospital fire, Nov. 26, 1952 The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/2011+0509_xhistory 2013-11-27T12:11:43-05:00 <p> On Nov. 26, 1952, a ward building at Huntington State Hospital, now Mildred Mitchell-Bateman Hospital, caught fire, killing 17 people. Some readers may find these images (and the news story below) disturbing.</p>