Relief efforts after the Johnstown Flood of 1889

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black and white photo of two buildings to survive flood wave, temporary bridge visible in foreground crossing the Little Conemaugh River

The Wood, Morrell & Co. Store ( building on left) took the brunt of the flood's force, protecting the Cambria Iron

Works offices (building on right). In the foreground, relief and recovery efforts constructed a temporary bridge

over the Little Conemaugh River.