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Tornado Damage

By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | July 14, 2017
Tornado Damage Photo

This is a photograph of a man surveying the damage left by a tornado that hit the SW Metro area on June 24, 1952.

This image forms part of our Minneapolis and St. Paul Newspaper Negative collection. Additional photographs in this series may be available in the library, please view the finding aid.

For more information or to purchase a photograph of this item, view this photograph in our collections database.