Following two performances at the local exhibition ground, the Fleurus caught fire at the wharf with all of the animals on board. Apart from one zebra, every animal on board was saved.
Photographer: Bob Brooks
Reference: Yarmouth County Museum and Archives — no. 1993:67/4.235
Nova Scotia Archives — https://archives.novascotia.ca/yarmouth/archives/
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