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Tornado, Topeka, Kansas

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Creator: Moore, Al

Date: 1966

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Motion Picture Film

Call Number: 2008-215.01

Unit ID: 223356

Summary: This silent 8mm film shows tornado damage at the Topeka Bus Company and bus barn in Topeka, Kansas. The June 8, 1966 tornado was one of the most destructive tornadoes in Kansas history. The storm cut a swath of ruin through the capital city, destroying hundreds of homes, causing millions of dollars in damage, and killing sixteen residents.

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Title (Main title): Tornado, Topeka, Kansas


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