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  • Collection: 1927 Flood in Vermont

Hoover Inspects Flood Damage

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Secretary of Commerce Herbert Hoover and a team of government officials inspect flood damage in Essex, Vermont.

East Granville After the Flood

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The third branch of the White River as dug a wide channel in East Granville, Vermont, after the 1927 Flood. Railroad tracks are suspended after being undermined by the raging river.

State House Lawn After the Flood

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The lawn of the Vermont State House in Montpelier is strewn with lumber and debris on the day after the 1927 flood.

Rushing Water in Springfield

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The power of the flood water is demonstrated in Springfield, Vermont, where the Black River is rushing through town towards the Connecticut.

High Water on East State Street, Montpelier

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Flood water backs up along the base of East State Street in Montpelier, Vermont. Men on a raft can be seen in the foreground and a crowd is gathered at water's edge in the background. Shot was taken looking east at about 6:00 to 7:00 am.

High Water on Main Street, Montpelier

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High water floods three churches and the public library on Main Street in Montpelier, Vermont. View is looking north.

High Water on State Street, Montpelier

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Water flows down State Street and the corner of Main Street in Montpelier, Vermont. At the left is the clock of the Montpelier National Bank.

Water Inundates Bolton

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The Winooksi River overflows its banks and inundates a home on the south bank at Bolton Ferry in Bolton, Vermont. A man in a canoe rows towards the house. The view is looking north-northeast toward the village of Bolton.