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American Experience | Fatal Flood Film Clips | PBS

Duration: 02:39
Program: American Experience #1311
Broadcast Date: Apr. 16, 2001

Footage from the 1927 flood. Clips include shots of workers along the Mississippi River enforcing the levees with sandbags, Secretary of Commerce Herbert Hoover surveying the damage, and aerial views of the flooding.

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Post Date: September 1, 2011