The Dam Lie That Saved Lives: Hamilton Family Stories of the 1913 Flood

Logos: Colligan History Project, 1913 Flood, and City of Hamilton

Jim Blount

Tuesday, March 26 @ 7.30 pm

Harry T. Wilks Conference Center, Miami University Hamilton

1913_Flood_HamiltonbJoin Hamilton native and historian Jim Blount when he described the 1913 Flood disaster as it happened in Hamilton and as it lives on today in the memories of Hamiltonians. Take part in a discussion of 1913 Flood family memories. See the City of Hamilton Flood Inundation map, together with images from the Rob Wile, Jack Armstrong, and Eckert Family Collections, plus Hamilton “Then & Now” images composed by Brian Lenihan.

This is a free public event. Reception to follow.

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