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Title Terrible flood of 1913, The
Object Name Pamphlet
Physical characteristics [32] p. cheifly ill. 15 x 23 cm.
Scope & Content Photographic reproductions of the Terrible Flood of 1913 showing scenes in many Ohio and Indiana cities. Property loss estimated at $500,000,000; loss of life hundreds -- possibly thousands, half million people homeless. One picture from Delaware, Ohio, is included in this collection. The caption below the picture from Delaware reads "People marooned on house tops, Delaware, Ohio. Soon after this picture was taken the building collap[sed] and several were drowned.
Catalog Number FIC.03.004