Columbus Day windstorm damage

Title
Columbus Day windstorm damage
LC Subject
College buildings Oregon State University. Memorial Union Trees Columbus Day Storm of 1962
Description
Columbus Day windstorm damage, 1962. On Columbus Day in 1962 (October 12th), a severe windstorm (75 mph sustained winds) moved inland from the Pacific Ocean and caused $50,000 damage to the OSU campus. Fifty-five trees were destroyed and another 43 were damaged including many in the Memorial Union quadrangle as shown here.
Work Type
gelatin silver prints
Date
1962-10
Identifier
P095:459
Rights
Rights Reserved - Free Access
Rights Holder
OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center
Local Collection Name
John Garman Photographic Collection, 1894-1966 (P 095) Hazards Explorer
Type
Image
Set
OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center
Institution
Oregon State University
Created
2003-12-19
Modified
2011-07-20