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Flood of 1952 File #3


A human chain passes sandbags along at the North Levee in Council Bluffs.

Flood of 1952 File #3


One of the great worries of the flood was sandboils, caused by water seeping under the levees and breaking through the earth behind them. Sandboils…

Flood of 1952 File #3


Council Bluffs, Iowa . . . Red Cross nurse, Mrs. Helen Kruml, Council Bluffs, takes the pulse and temperature of flood victim Lawrence Jaco, Council…