Courtesy of State Historical Society of Iowa, Brothers, Keith, "Slater's Farm 3," 1893
This cabinet card photograph shows relics of the 1893 Cherokee-Pomeroy tornado collected from "Slater's Farm," which was located 3 miles south of Aurelia, Iowa.
Transcript of Cabinet Card Photograph of Relics from Cherokee-Pomeroy Tornado
- Describe what you see in this photograph. What does it tell you about the power of a tornado?
- How does this picture show the potential dangers of a tornado?
- What emotions do you feel when you look at this photo? How does evidence of a tornado, like this image, impact your thoughts about tornadoes?