Houses washed away in Johnstown Flood of 1889

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Houses washed away in Johnstown Flood of 1889 - feet doep. Then tho Iiouks began rocki rocki nx...
feet doep. Then tho Iiouks began rocki rocki nx to nnil fro, nnd tlnallr tho (orco ot the current carried buildings across strocln and vacant lot* and d?abed them UKOiiist eaeli otlicr, breaking them Into fragment*. Tho buildings were freighted with the poor wretches who ao shortly liptoro had liugbod at tho cry ol danger. McCartney aaya In mine caaea lie countod aa many u fifteen persona cIIiikImk to a building. McOortnoy'a wife

Clipped from The Wheeling Daily Intelligencer01 Jun 1889, SatPage 5

The Wheeling Daily Intelligencer (Wheeling, West Virginia)01 Jun 1889, SatPage 5
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