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15/04/1927 Great Mississippi Flood of 1927

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Weather History: Great Flood of 1927

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A Tale of Two Rivers--Mississippi River Flood of 1927 excerpt part 1

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Amazing 1927 Footage - The Great Mississippi River Flood

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Two Sisters Talk About the 1927 Flood

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Mississippi River Flood 1927

One of the worst natural disasters in the history of the US. The flood started in the summer with exceptionally heavy rains in the Mississippi basin. More than 23,000 square miles of land was immersed, hundreds of thousands of people were without their home, and around 250 people died.
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