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1913 Tiffin Flood Gallery

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Lisa Swickard, author of Calamity and Courage: Tiffin's Battle During Ohio's Deadly 1913 Flood, speaks about a monument to the Klingshirn children at St. Joseph Cemetery in Tiffin.

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1913 flood photos on display at the Seneca County Museum in Tiffin.

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Damage from the flood of 1913 in Tiffin.

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Looking north across Tiffin.

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People are rescued from the Shawhan Hotel

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Lisa Swickard speaks about a monument to the Klingshirn children at St. Joseph Cemetery in Tiffin.

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A foot stool recovered from the flood.

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Mark Steinmetz, assistant director of the Seneca County Museum, speaks about a map of the flood of 1913 at the museum in Tiffin.

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Mark Steinmetz discusses the flood.

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A boat is used to rescue people from a home.

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National Guardsmen from Toledo patrol.

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People are rescued from the Shawhan Hotel.

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The collapsed Washington Street bridge.

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Sandusky Avenue looking south.

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View of East Market St. looking west.

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View from Washington Street.

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