New PDF release: Columbus and the Great Flood of 1913: The Disaster that

By Conrade C. Hinds

ISBN-10: 1540208516

ISBN-13: 9781540208514

ISBN-10: 1626190615

ISBN-13: 9781626190610

starting on Easter Sunday, March 23, 1913, Columbus and the Ohio Valley persisted a downpour that might produce the most important flood in a single hundred years. Heavy rains got here at the heels of an extremely chilly wintry weather, leading to a torrent of runoff over saturated and frozen flooring. Rivers and streams fast overflowed and levees failed, sending tsunami-like floodwater into unsuspecting groups and claiming 400 lives. there have been ninety-six deaths in Columbus by myself whilst the swollen Scioto River emptied water that ran 9 to seventeen ft deep during the streets of the close to west part. subscribe to Conrade C. Hinds and the Columbus Landmarks starting place in a better examine a flood catastrophe that reshaped the yankee Midwest.

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