Monday, February 26, 2024
Wallace after the east side of town burned on Aug. 20, 1910.

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'Two Terrible Days:' The 1910 Fire
August 20, 2021 7 a.m.

'Two Terrible Days:' The 1910 Fire

The people of Wallace had been worried about the number of fires burning nearby all summer, especially given that just twenty years earlier most of the town and hillsides had burned to the ground.