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1936 Flood in Hancock


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East end of Hancock, after the 1936 flood. Notice the telephone pole in the water.

Marian Golden remembered her father reporting that the majority of the flooding was in the west end of town. Only "Ice Hollow", the site of Hardee's today, was flooded in the east end.




ID:
acfl063

Creator:
Arthur White

Notes:
Photograph made available by Marian Golden, Arthur White's daughter.

Date:
1936-03

Collection Location:
Hancock

Subject:
Floods, Maryland, Cumberland, History; Cumberland (Md.),History.

Coverage:
Western Maryland, 1936

 
 
Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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