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A GREAT HISTORY LESSON...The Johnstown Penn. Flood of 1889

On May a man-made lake, detained by a fifty-year-old earthen dam and owned by the South Fork Fishing and Hunting Club (the exclusive reser.

Relief workers in Johnstown following the 1889 flood

Relief workers in Johnstown following the 1889 flood

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The ruins of the South Fork Dam and Lake Conemaugh. The line at the top of the image shows where the dam had been.

History of the Johnstown Flood The Ruins of the South Fork Dam and Lake Conemaugh. The line at the top of the image shows where the dam had been.

The Johnstown Flood occurred on May 31, 1889. It was the result of the failure of the South Fork Dam situated 14 miles upstream of the town of Johnstown, Pennsylvania during a torrential rainstorm. The dam’s failure unleashed 4.8 billion gallons of water on the city and killed over 2,200 people.

Aftermath of the Johnstown Flood, Pennsylvania, 1889 Arguably America's greatest environmental disaster, the failure of the South Fork Da.

Johnstown Flood, 1977. Grams n my grandfather were visiting "home" in New Florence, PA when this one happened...got to see a lot of the flooding and devastation..

Johnstown Flood, Grams n my grandfather were visiting "home" in New Florence, PA when this one happened.got to see a lot of the flooding and devastation.

Old Photo Johnstown Flood Pa 1889 Iron Horse Train

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Debris after the 1889 Johnstown Flood- Pandora's Box of Love

The Johnstown Flood.  On May 31, 1889, a neglected dam and a phenomenal storm led to a catastrophe in which 2,209 people died.

The Johnstown Flood. On May a neglected dam and a phenomenal storm led to a catastrophe in which people died.

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