Johnstown FloodDVD - 2003
Rumors and fears that the Coremaugh Lake Reservoir had reached its summit and the South Fork Dam might burst were widespread for many years. By Friday, May 31, 1889, in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, it had been raining for a week. Finally at 3:10pm the center of the dam gave way. Considered the worst flood disaster in the nation's history - 2,209 persons were killed, a countless number of bodies were never found.
Publisher: Pittsburgh, PA : Inecom Entertainment, , ©2003
Edition: Widescreen version
Branch Call Number: 9.748 Jo
Description: 1 videodisc (64 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in
Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated