Damage from the Vanport Flood

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Damage from the Vanport Flood


  • 1948-06 (Creation)


photograph; photographic prints; 2.75x4.5 in

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Unidentified people climbing over piles of debris left behind after the flood waters retreated during the Vanport flood. Several apartment buildings lifted from their foundations by the flood waters are visible in the wreckage.

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Creative Commons - Attribution, Non-Commercial, ShareAlike (BY-NC-SA) http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/

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  • eng

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Photographs of Vanport, Oregon, circa 1948; Org. Lot 1364

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