|The Updike Elevator in Eldorado, Nebraska on fire, April 30, 1914|
|Unknown Eldorado residents looking at the rubble from the fire.|
Omaha Daily Bee, May 1, 1914
Updike Elevator at Eldorado Destroyed
The wind carried the fire to the lumber yard and that was soon beyond control, there being no fire fighting apparatus in the village. Much other property narrowly escaped and was only saved by desperate efforts.
|Updike Elevator can be seen in the background of this photo of the Eldorado schoolhouse.|