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Jan Luyken - Embleem: overstroming

Jan Luyken - Embleem: overstroming

Een landschap tijdens een overstroming. Op de voorgrond worden slachtoffers uit het water geholpen. Op de achtergrond een dijkbreuk en zwemmende slachtoffers.

Pieter van der Borcht I - Zondvloed

Pieter van der Borcht I - Zondvloed

De zondvloed. Het regent en het land staat onder water. Op de voorgrond proberen de mensen zich op hoger gelegen land in veiligheid te brengen. Links zijn mensen in de boom geklommen (Gen. 7:17). De prent maakt... More

Anthonie van den Bos - Aangespoelde beenderen

Anthonie van den Bos - Aangespoelde beenderen

Beenderen die aangespoeld werden naar een dijkdoorbraak bij Loenen tijdens de watersnood van 1809 waarbij grote delen van Midden-Nederland overstroomden.

Reinier Vinkeles I - Overstroming te Gorinchem, 1809

Reinier Vinkeles I - Overstroming te Gorinchem, 1809

Watersnood in de stad Gorinchem als de bekisting langs de Kortendijk bezwijkt, januari 1809.

Plate 39 from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de La Guerra): 'An heroic feat! With dead men! '(Grande hazaña! Con muertos!)

Plate 39 from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de La Guerra): 'An...

Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)

Plate 14 from "The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra):It's a hard step! (Duro es el Paso!)

Plate 14 from "The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra):It's...

Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)

Plate 18 from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra): 'Bury them and keep quiet'(Enterrar y callar)

Plate 18 from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra): 'Bu...

Public domain photograph of 19th-century drawing, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Plate 44 from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra): 'I saw it' (Yo lo vi.)

Plate 44 from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra): 'I ...

Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)

Plate 24 from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra):' They can still be of use.' (Aun podrán servir)

Plate 24 from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra):' Th...

Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)

Plate 24 from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra):' They can still be of use.' (Aun podrán servir)

Plate 24 from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra):' Th...

Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)

Plate 19 from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra): 'There isn't time now.' (Ya no hay tiempo.)

Plate 19 from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra): 'Th...

Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)

Plate 12 from "The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra):This is what you were born for (Para eso habeis nacido.)

Plate 12 from "The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra):This...

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The same (Lo mismo), from The Disasters of War (Los Desastres de la Guerra), plate 3

The same (Lo mismo), from The Disasters of War (Los Desastres de la Gu...

Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)

Plate 46 from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra): 'This is bad.' (Esto es malo.)

Plate 46 from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra): 'Th...

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Plate 48 from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra): 'Cruel tale of woe!'(Cruel Lástima!)

Plate 48 from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra): 'Cr...

Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)

Plate 67  from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra): 'This is not less so.' (Esta no lo es menos.)

Plate 67 from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra): 'T...

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Watersnood in Koog aan de Zaan, 1825

Watersnood in Koog aan de Zaan, 1825

Gezicht op het wegspoelen van de Lagedijk in het dorp van Koog aan de Zaan tijdens de watersnood op 5 februari 1825. Het water stroomt tussen de huizen en de oliemolen De Reus aan het Zuideinde van het dorp doo... More

Destruction of Minot's Ledge lighthouse

Destruction of Minot's Ledge lighthouse

Illus. in: Gleason's pictorial, v. 1, no. 1 (1851 May 3), p. 20.

Dijkdoorbraak te Arnhem, 1855 - Rijksmuseum public domain dedication image

Dijkdoorbraak te Arnhem, 1855 - Rijksmuseum public domain dedication i...

De doorbraak van de Arnhemmer Broekdijk te Arnhem bij de watersnood in maart 1855.

De Overstrooming in den Bommelerwaard. Januarij 1861

De Overstrooming in den Bommelerwaard. Januarij 1861

Watersnood in de Bommelerwaard, januari 1861. Links worden de bewoners van een boerderij met een bootje gered, over een dijk vluchten inwoners met vee en andere bezittingen langs de ijsschotten.

Gedenkplaat bij 50 jaar onafhankelijkheid van het Koninkrijk der Nederlanden in 1863

Gedenkplaat bij 50 jaar onafhankelijkheid van het Koninkrijk der Neder...

Gedenkplaat ter gelegenheid van de viering in 1863 van het vijftigjarige herstel van de onafhankelijkheid en de stichting van het Koninkrijk der Nederlanden in 1813. Bovenaan vaandels met de jaartallen 1813 en ... More

Herinnering aan Neerlands Feestviering. November 1863. Premieplaat van de stuivers editie 1864

Herinnering aan Neerlands Feestviering. November 1863. Premieplaat van...

Gedenkplaat ter gelegenheid van de viering van het vijftigjarige herstel van de onafhankelijkheid van het Koninkrijk der Nederlanden in november 1863. Centraal de eerstesteenlegging voor het Nationaal Monument ... More

Appalling calamity at Johnstown, Pennsylvania, on Friday, Sept. 14th, caused by the falling of a railroad bridge crowded with the citizens of the town, during the visit of President Johnson and suite - four persons killed and over 350 wounded / sketched by our special artist, Mr. C.E.H. Bonwill.

Appalling calamity at Johnstown, Pennsylvania, on Friday, Sept. 14th, ...

Picryl description: Public domain image of an arch bridge, stone architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

The Great fire at Chicago. Scene in Court-House Square - the public buildings in flames / The great fire at Chicago - scene in Dearborn Street when the fire reached the Tremont House / from a sketch by our special artist. / from sketch by our Chicago correspondent

The Great fire at Chicago. Scene in Court-House Square - the public bu...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1871 Oct. 28, p. 101.

Milk Street, looking towards Washington, Stereoscope Card

Milk Street, looking towards Washington, Stereoscope Card

Picryl description: Public domain image of a damaged, burned, or destroyed building, natural disaster, war destruction, ruins, 19th-century architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Huldebewijs aangeboden aan koning Willem III door de Nederlandse jeugd bij zijn zilveren regeringsjubileum 1849-1874

Huldebewijs aangeboden aan koning Willem III door de Nederlandse jeugd...

Huldebewijs aangeboden aan koning Willem III door de Nederlandse jeugd bij zijn zilveren regeringsjubileum in 1874. Sculptuur in de vorm van een Oranjeboom met bovenin een klok gedragen door engelen. Om de stam... More

"Lake Tarawera" from Wairoa, after eruption June 10. 1886. N.Z. ("Companion Picture to 3850").

"Lake Tarawera" from Wairoa, after eruption June 10. 1886. N.Z. ("Comp...

Picryl description: Public domain photo of vintage New Zealand postcard, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Kvart i 6 på kvällen den 1 augusti 1889 hörde linköpingsborna plötsligt domkyrkoklockorna ringa för brandlarm. Brand hade utbrutit i Linköpings Träförädlings övre fabrik och innan natten var till ända hade elden spridit sig över hela fabriksområdet och även raserat Linköpings Gjuteri.  De bägge industrierna var två av Linköpings största och som före branden tillsammans erbjudit omkring 150 personer arbete. Den medfarna bilden visar resterna av just nämnda gjuteri.

Kvart i 6 på kvällen den 1 augusti 1889 hörde linköpingsborna plötslig...

Kvart i 6 på kvällen den 1 augusti 1889 hörde linköpingsborna plötsligt domkyrkoklockorna ringa för brandlarm. Brand hade utbrutit i Linköpings Träförädlings övre fabrik och innan natten var till ända hade elde... More

Front of Pelham Building (about 12:25, Boylston Street explosion)

Front of Pelham Building (about 12:25, Boylston Street explosion)

Picryl description: Public domain image of a damaged, burned, or destroyed building, natural disaster, war destruction, ruins, 19th-century architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Wreck of the "Maine."--Divers - stereoscopic view, public domain photorpaph

Wreck of the "Maine."--Divers - stereoscopic view, public domain photo...

22249 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 1450. Sold only by Griffith & Griffith. American and Foreign Views.

Urspårning vid utdragsspåret vid Falköpings station.

Urspårning vid utdragsspåret vid Falköpings station.

Urspårning vid utdragsspåret vid Falköpings station. Public domain photograph of excavation, bulldozer, land management, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Climbing Mont Pelée - the great gorge through which the mud torrent swept over St. Pierre, Martinique

Climbing Mont Pelée - the great gorge through which the mud torrent sw...

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Kearney St. and Hall of Justice after the great disaster, San Francisco, U.S.A.

Kearney St. and Hall of Justice after the great disaster, San Francisc...

Stereograph showing ruins following the earthquake and fire in 1906 in San Francisco, California. H96571 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 8773. Copyright 1907 by H.C. White Co. Exhibited: "Documenting Disaster: Phot... More

Flooding - Fargo, N. D. , March 28, 2009 -- Homes in the Southwood area of southern Fargo.  Photo: Michael Rieger

Flooding - Fargo, N. D. , March 28, 2009 -- Homes in the Southwood are...

The original database describes this as: Title: Sand bags inside a home in North Dakota Production Date: 03/28/2009 Caption: Fargo, N. D. , March 28, 2009 -- Homes in the Southwood area of southern Fargo. P... More

Le tragedie del lavoro - Public domain document scan of drawing

Le tragedie del lavoro - Public domain document scan of drawing

Front page of newspaper, Il progresso Italo-Americano, with story about the Triangle Shirtwaist Company fire. Includes list of Italian American victims, a drawing of a victim and photograph of police.

The wreck of the Titanic : piano solo
Take up the sword of justice / B.P. ; printed by David Allen & Sons Ld., Harrow, Middlesex.

Take up the sword of justice / B.P. ; printed by David Allen & Sons Ld...

Poster showing a figure rising from the sea to offer a sword, with a sinking ship and drowning victims in the distance. Refers to the sinking of the Lusitania. Poster no. 105. W6764. 25.M - 7/15.

Farsund etter bybrannen i 1901. Konsul Peter Sundts hus i Kirkegaten 1 er uskadet. Fotografert 1901.

Farsund etter bybrannen i 1901. Konsul Peter Sundts hus i Kirkegaten 1...

Fotoarkivet etter Rolf Sundt sr. (1881-1956) ble overlevert til Norsk Folkemuseum i 2010. Sundt hadde praksis som overrettssakfører i Oslo og var ivrig amatørfotograf. Fra ca. 1920 til sin død bodde han i Thoma... More

Ukjent - Norway. Public domain image

Ukjent - Norway. Public domain image

The archive by photographer Erling Syringen (b. 26.01.1907 - d. 01. 11. 1983) includes glass plate negatives, film negatives and paper prints and came to the Glomdals Museum in the early 1980s. The photo archiv... More

Wreckage of USS Arizona, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, December 7, 1941

Wreckage of USS Arizona, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, December 7, 1941

Official U.S. Navy photograph. No. 8967. Z 75685. Public domain photograph of Imperial Japan, Japanese empire, during World War Two, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description Public do... More

Serious forest fires in North Wales after a very long dry summer

Serious forest fires in North Wales after a very long dry summer

Teitl Cymraeg/Welsh title: Tanau drwg iawn yn fforestydd Gogledd Cymru ar ôl haf sych hir.Ffotograffydd/Photographer: Geoff Charles (1909-2002).Nodyn/Note: Firemen at work at the Ellis forestry plantation at Gl... More

Bønn, North Østerdalen, Norway - Public domain dedication image

Bønn, North Østerdalen, Norway - Public domain dedication image

Bønn Public domain photograph - late 19th - early 20th century Norway, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Branden i Wera-magasinet natten 12-13 dec.1963.

Branden i Wera-magasinet natten 12-13 dec.1963.

Branden i Wera-magasinet natten 12-13 dec.1963.

Brand i Lillån den 8 februari 1965

Brand i Lillån den 8 februari 1965

Brand i Lillån den 8 februari 1965

Flooding ^ Winter Storm - Tanana, Alaska, July 31, 2009 -- Ken Westveer, a volunteer for Christian Reformed World Relief Committee, loads a door into a damaged house in Tanana with FEMA Ground Support Unit Lead, Leslie Burgin.  Ben Brennan/FEMA

Flooding ^ Winter Storm - Tanana, Alaska, July 31, 2009 -- Ken Westvee...

The original database describes this as: Title: CRWRC Volunteer and FEMA Logistics Employee Bring a Door into a House Production Date: 07/31/2009 Caption: Tanana, Alaska, July 31, 2009 -- Ken Westveer, a vol... More

Flooding ^ Winter Storm - Stevens Village, Alaska, August 4, 2009 --  Amos Diener, Mennonite Disaster Service volunteer, drills a handrail on a new handicap ramp for a home damaged by flood waters.  The handicap ramp became necessary because Amos and his fellow volunteer raised the house two feet to prevent future flood damage. - Ben Brennan/FEMA

Flooding ^ Winter Storm - Stevens Village, Alaska, August 4, 2009 -- ...

The original database describes this as: Title: Volunteer Constructing a Handicap Ramp in Alaska Production Date: 08/04/2009 Caption: Stevens Village, Alaska, August 4, 2009 -- Amos Diener, Mennonite Disast... More

Liberty Island, N.Y., May 6, 2013 -- Statue of Liberty facilities were damaged during Hurricane Sandy with nearly 75% of the island under water. Many of the brick paths around the island were damaged. Palettes of pavers are positioned around the island where workers will be relaying about 50,000 pavers. Repairs are now underway to prepare the island for the July 4th reopening. K.C.Wilsey/FEMA

Liberty Island, N.Y., May 6, 2013 -- Statue of Liberty facilities were...

The original finding aid described this as: Date Taken: 2013-05-06 00:00:00 UTC Photographer Name: Kenneth Wilsey City/State: Liberty Island, NY Keywords: Damage ^ FEMA ^ hurricane sandy ^ storm surge ^ rep... More

Dam/Levee Break ^ Extreme Temperatures ^ Flooding ^ Winter Storm - Cass County, N. D. , March 30, 2009 --Cass County Sheriff's Dept. , U. S. Fish and Wildlife and local Search and Rescue volunteers check on isolated residents in remote farm communities along the Wild Rice river. Andrea Booher/FEMA

Dam/Levee Break ^ Extreme Temperatures ^ Flooding ^ Winter Storm - Cas...

The original database describes this as: Title: Search and Rescue volunteers in North Dakota Production Date: 03/30/2009 Caption: Cass County, N. D. , March 30, 2009 --Cass County Sheriff's Dept. , U. S. Fis... More

Dam/Levee Break - Fargo, N. D. , April 17, 2009 --Gene Romano (r) and Ed Conley, FEMA External Affairs Officers appear on the Scott Hennen Show to talk about flood relief in the Red River valley.  FEMA is working with state and local officials to provide services to residents who have been affected by the recent floods.  Photo by Patsy Lynch/FEMA

Dam/Levee Break - Fargo, N. D. , April 17, 2009 --Gene Romano (r) and ...

The original database describes this as: Title: FEMA officials speak on the radio in Fargo, ND Production Date: 04/17/2009 Caption: Fargo, N. D. , April 17, 2009 --Gene Romano (r) and Ed Conley, FEMA Externa... More

Flooding ^ Severe Storm - Atlanta, Ga. , April 26, 2009 -- At the soon-to-be-opened FEMA/State Joint Field Office (JFO), equipment and supplies are being assembled for FEMA and State disaster workers. A Federal Disaster Declaration was signed April 23 for 27 Georgia Counties as result of severe storms, flooding, tornadoes and straight line winds beginning March 26. FEMA and State workers will report to this location for equipment and assignment. George Armstrong/ FEMA

Flooding ^ Severe Storm - Atlanta, Ga. , April 26, 2009 -- At the soon...

The original database describes this as: Title: Preparing for FEMA Deployment to Georgia Production Date: 04/26/2009 Caption: Atlanta, Ga. , April 26, 2009 -- At the soon-to-be-opened FEMA/State Joint Field ... More

Flooding ^ Severe Storm - Valley City, N. D. , April 10, 2009 --Residents in a Valley City neighborhood use sandbags to create a levee along the Sheyenne River.  The river is expected to reach crest at a new flood stage record.  Photo by Patsy Lynch/FEMA

Flooding ^ Severe Storm - Valley City, N. D. , April 10, 2009 --Reside...

The original database describes this as: Title: Covering a sand bag levee in North Dakota Production Date: 04/10/2009 Caption: Valley City, N. D. , April 10, 2009 --Residents in a Valley City neighborhood us... More

Dam/Levee Break ^ Flooding - Valley City, N. D. , April 16, 2009 --An aerial view of Valley City, ND shows the extent of flooding by the Sheyenne River.  FEMA is working with the Army Corps of Engineers and State and local officials to assist with the protection and recovery efforts being conducted in the Red River valley.  Photo by Patsy Lynch/FEMA

Dam/Levee Break ^ Flooding - Valley City, N. D. , April 16, 2009 --An ...

The original database describes this as: Title: A aerial view of Valley City, ND Production Date: 04/16/2009 Caption: Valley City, N. D. , April 16, 2009 --An aerial view of Valley City, ND shows the extent ... More

Extreme Temperatures ^ Flooding ^ Winter Storm - Jamestown, N. D. , April 3, 2009 -- Amanda Anthon, a Jamestown College student  from Arlington, Texas  fill sandbags at the civic center in preparation of Spring floods from the James River. Andrea Booher/FEMA,

Extreme Temperatures ^ Flooding ^ Winter Storm - Jamestown, N. D. , Ap...

The original database describes this as: Title: Volunteers and residents fill sandbags at the civic center in North Dakota Production Date: 04/03/2009 Caption: Jamestown, N. D. , April 3, 2009 -- Amanda Anth... More

Flooding - Valley City, N. D. , April 18, 2009 -- FEMA Frederick MERS along with Denver MERS set up VHF repeater tower to help local responders communicate with each other as the Sheyenne River runs at historical levels.  Photo: Michael Rieger/FEMA

Flooding - Valley City, N. D. , April 18, 2009 -- FEMA Frederick MERS ...

The original database describes this as: Title: FEMA workers set up VHF repeater tower Production Date: 04/18/2009 Caption: Valley City, N. D. , April 18, 2009 -- FEMA Frederick MERS along with Denver MERS s... More

Flooding - Fargo, N. D. , April 1, 2009 -- US Fish and wildlife check in with residents that have been stranded in their homes north of Fargo. Photo: Michael Rieger/FEMA

Flooding - Fargo, N. D. , April 1, 2009 -- US Fish and wildlife check ...

The original database describes this as: Title: US Fish and wildlife employee in North Dakota Production Date: 04/01/2009 Caption: Fargo, N. D. , April 1, 2009 -- US Fish and wildlife check in with residents... More

Napa, CA, September 9, 2014 ; Earthquake damage from the parapet of the historic Romanesque Goodman Library building in the City of Napa, California, which was struck by a 6.0 earthquake at 3:20 a.m. on August 24, 2014. The Goodman Library was donated to the City of Napa by philanthropist George Goodman in 1901 and is the longest continually operating library in the State of California. The building was seismically stabilized and retrofitted with assistance from FEMA in 2004-2005. FEMA supports state, local and tribal governments in their efforts to recover from natural disasters and mitigate hazards. Photo by Christopher Mardorf / FEMA

Napa, CA, September 9, 2014 ; Earthquake damage from the parapet of th...

The original finding aid described this as: Date Taken: 2014-09-09 14:27:14 UTC Photographer Name: Christopher Mardorf City/State: Napa, CA Keywords: Earthquake Disaster Types: Earthquake Categories: Debr... More

Flooding - Jamestown, N. D. , April 22, 2009 -- North Dakota National Guard work to re-enforce sand bag levees along the James River. Photo: Michael Rieger/FEMA

Flooding - Jamestown, N. D. , April 22, 2009 -- North Dakota National ...

The original database describes this as: Title: National Guard working on the sand bag levees in North Dakota Production Date: 04/22/2009 Caption: Jamestown, N. D. , April 22, 2009 -- North Dakota National G... More

Flooding ^ Mudslide/Landslide ^ Severe Storm - Pike County , Ky. , June 11, 2009 -- Pike County Judge executive Wayne T. Rutherford (r) shows , FEMA Public Assistance Coordinator Jay Parsons (l) one of the county roads damage by the recent storms in Pike County, KY. FEMA public assistance grants help local government recover from natural disasters. Rob Melendez/FEMA

Flooding ^ Mudslide/Landslide ^ Severe Storm - Pike County , Ky. , Jun...

The original database describes this as: Title: FEMA Public Assistance worker assess damages in Pike County in Ky. Production Date: 06/11/2009 Caption: Pike County , Ky. , June 11, 2009 -- Pike County Judge ... More

Flooding - Fargo, N. D. , March 26, 2009 -- Volunteers help with sand bagging in Oak Grove neighborhood.  Photo: Michael Rieger/FEMA

Flooding - Fargo, N. D. , March 26, 2009 -- Volunteers help with sand ...

The original database describes this as: Title: Residents work in the snow to build a sand bag wall in Fargo, North Dakota Production Date: 03/26/2009 Caption: Fargo, N. D. , March 26, 2009 -- Volunteers hel... More

Flooding ^ Severe Storm - Tallahassee, Fla. , May 16, 2009 -- At a home supply store, FEMA Hazard Mitigation(MIT) Representative Cheryl Turner provides information about how to prepare for and rebuild stronger after storms/flooding such as those which brought FEMA here.  George Armstrong/FEMA

Flooding ^ Severe Storm - Tallahassee, Fla. , May 16, 2009 -- At a hom...

The original database describes this as: Title: Mitigation Outreach at Home Supply Store Production Date: 05/16/2009 Caption: Tallahassee, Fla. , May 16, 2009 -- At a home supply store, FEMA Hazard Mitigatio... More

Flooding ^ Mudslide/Landslide ^ Severe Storm ^ Winter Storm - Malibu, Calif. , March 25, 2010 -- Rambo Pacifica roadway was closed due to a severe landslide caused from heavy winter storms. Assistance to State and local governments for actions taken to prevent long term risk to life and property are authorized under federal disaster declaration DR 1884. Adam DuBrowa/FEMA

Flooding ^ Mudslide/Landslide ^ Severe Storm ^ Winter Storm - Malibu, ...

The original database describes this as: Title: Road closed sign on Rambo Pacifica roadway in California Production Date: 03/25/2010 Caption: Malibu, Calif. , March 25, 2010 -- Rambo Pacifica roadway was clo... More

Flooding ^ Severe Storm - Marianna, Fla. , May 12, 2009 -- FEMA Human Services Group Supervisor Judith Thomas hands out information about FEMA services to the Jackson County School Board. This FEMA outreach effort is to get information to families through school children about services available for those affected by recent storm/flood. George Armstrong/FEMA

Flooding ^ Severe Storm - Marianna, Fla. , May 12, 2009 -- FEMA Human ...

The original database describes this as: Title: FEMA at Jackson County School Board Meeting Production Date: 05/12/2009 Caption: Marianna, Fla. , May 12, 2009 -- FEMA Human Services Group Supervisor Judith T... More

Flooding ^ Mudslide/Landslide ^ Severe Storm - Taylorville, W. Va. , June 22, 2009 -- Contractor Dennis Ballew puts the final touches on the location of a temporary home in the Parks Manor community housing site.  Louis Sohn FEMA

Flooding ^ Mudslide/Landslide ^ Severe Storm - Taylorville, W. Va. , J...

The original database describes this as: Title: FEMA temporary housing unit in West Virginia Production Date: 06/22/2009 Caption: Taylorville, W. Va. , June 22, 2009 -- Contractor Dennis Ballew puts the fina... More

Flooding - South Kingston, R. I. , April 13, 2010 -- Federal Protective Services, FEMA, State and other agencies set up a Mobile  Disaster Recovery Center  in South Kingston to provide help to those affected by the recent floods.  Photo: Michael Rieger/FEMA

Flooding - South Kingston, R. I. , April 13, 2010 -- Federal Protectiv...

The original database describes this as: Title: FPS car at Mobile Disaster Recovery Center Production Date: 04/13/2010 Caption: South Kingston, R. I. , April 13, 2010 -- Federal Protective Services, FEMA, St... More

Flooding - Fargo, N. D. , March 28, 2009 -- US Army Core work on reinforcing the sand bag levee's in the south wood area.  Photo: Michael Rieger/FEMA

Flooding - Fargo, N. D. , March 28, 2009 -- US Army Core work on reinf...

The original database describes this as: Title: USACE reinforcing a levee in Fargo, North Dakota Production Date: 03/28/2009 Caption: Fargo, N. D. , March 28, 2009 -- US Army Core work on reinforcing the san... More

Extreme Temperatures ^ Flooding ^ Winter Storm - Cass County, N. D. , March 30, 2009 --Cass County Sheriff's Dept. , U. S. Fish and Wildlife and local Search and Rescue volunteers check on isolated residents in remote farm communities along the Wild Rice river. Andrea Booher/FEMA

Extreme Temperatures ^ Flooding ^ Winter Storm - Cass County, N. D. , ...

The original database describes this as: Title: Search and Rescue volunteers in North Dakota Production Date: 03/30/2009 Caption: Cass County, N. D. , March 30, 2009 --Cass County Sheriff's Dept. , U. S. Fis... More

Dam/Levee Break ^ Flooding ^ Severe Storm - Valley City, N. D. , April 13, 2009 -- Members of the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers inspect the site of a levee where severe seepage threatens the integrity of the levee in downtown Valley City, ND. The Corps is working with city officials and the National Guard to ensure the safety of the levees in the town.  Photo by Patsy Lynch/FEMA

Dam/Levee Break ^ Flooding ^ Severe Storm - Valley City, N. D. , April...

The original database describes this as: Title: USACOE in Valley City, ND inspecting a dike Production Date: 04/13/2009 Caption: Valley City, N. D. , April 13, 2009 -- Members of the U. S. Army Corps of Engi... More

Flooding ^ Mudslide/Landslide ^ Severe Storm ^ Winter Storm - Los Angeles, Calif. , March 11, 2010 -- Recent severe winter storms flooded and closed this stretch of Mulholland Drive between Laurel Canyon and Cold Water Canyon. The earth and soil were eroded from underneath the highway which collapsed the pavement, and Federal funding is provided to California on a cost-sharing basis for hazard mitigation measures statewide. Adam DuBrowa/FEMA.

Flooding ^ Mudslide/Landslide ^ Severe Storm ^ Winter Storm - Los Ange...

The original database describes this as: Title: Road damage in California Production Date: 03/11/2010 Caption: Los Angeles, Calif. , March 11, 2010 -- Recent severe winter storms flooded and closed this stre... More

Extreme Temperatures ^ Flooding ^ Winter Storm - Fargo, N. D. , March 28, 2009 --Fargo resident, Baita James and her family, seek shelter at the temporary Red Cross shelter in Fargo after being evacuated from their home. Red Cross shelter manager, Dave Bratz checks in on their well being. Andrea Booher/FEMA

Extreme Temperatures ^ Flooding ^ Winter Storm - Fargo, N. D. , March ...

The original database describes this as: Title: Residents at a temporary Red Cross shelter in Fargo in North Dakota Production Date: 03/28/2009 Caption: Fargo, N. D. , March 28, 2009 --Fargo resident, Baita ... More

Dam/Levee Break ^ Extreme Temperatures ^ Flooding ^ Winter Storm - Fargo, N. D. , March 28, 2009 --Dump trucks hauling dirt shore up levees in communities along the  Red River near Fargo. Andrea Booher/FEMA,

Dam/Levee Break ^ Extreme Temperatures ^ Flooding ^ Winter Storm - Far...

The original database describes this as: Title: Dump trucks hauling dirt to shore up levees in North Dakota Production Date: 03/28/2009 Caption: Fargo, N. D. , March 28, 2009 --Dump trucks hauling dirt shore... More

Flooding ^ Severe Storm - Valdosta, Ga. , April 29, 2009 -- FEMA PIO Jody Correro and Lowndes County PIO Paige Dukes are being interviewed on-air at a local radio station.  FEMA and County are partners in working to help those affected by recent storms/flooding and the PIOs make sure media gets the correct message about recovery resources. George Armstrong/FEMA

Flooding ^ Severe Storm - Valdosta, Ga. , April 29, 2009 -- FEMA PIO J...

The original database describes this as: Title: FEMA and County PIO Interview at Radio Station Production Date: 04/29/2009 Caption: Valdosta, Ga. , April 29, 2009 -- FEMA PIO Jody Correro and Lowndes County ... More

Flooding ^ Mudslide/Landslide ^ Severe Storm ^ Winter Storm - Pasadena, Calif. , March 11, 2010 -- Pasadena, CA, March 11, 2010- Along this key portion of North Arroyo Blvd. , a bridge was destroyed due to heavy flooding and landslides from severe winter weather. The roadway is a major link between Jet Propulsion Laboratories and aerospace satellite communication dishes at the summit in the Hahamonga watershed region. Adam DuBrowa/ FEMA

Flooding ^ Mudslide/Landslide ^ Severe Storm ^ Winter Storm - Pasadena...

The original database describes this as: Title: Flood damage to a stream in California Production Date: 03/11/2010 Caption: Pasadena, Calif. , March 11, 2010 -- Pasadena, CA, March 11, 2010- Along this key p... More

Extreme Temperatures ^ Flooding ^ Winter Storm - Fargo, N. D. , March 28, 2009 --Volunteers, Leslie and Barbara Olson put "Max" back in his shelter.  The Olsons are volunteers at the Emergency pet shelter set up at the Red River Valley Fairground following the flooding in Fargo. Andrea Booher/FEMA

Extreme Temperatures ^ Flooding ^ Winter Storm - Fargo, N. D. , March ...

The original database describes this as: Title: Emergency pet shelter set up at the Red River Valley Fairground in North Dakota Production Date: 03/28/2009 Caption: Fargo, N. D. , March 28, 2009 --Volunteers... More

Flooding - Moorhead, Minn. , March 29, 2009 -- Minnesota Air National Guard work with a 4000 lb to break up the ice on the Red River. Photo: Michael Rieger/FEMA

Flooding - Moorhead, Minn. , March 29, 2009 -- Minnesota Air National ...

The original database describes this as: Title: NG Helicopter ice breaking operation in Minnesota Production Date: 03/29/2009 Caption: Moorhead, Minn. , March 29, 2009 -- Minnesota Air National Guard work wi... More

Flooding ^ Severe Storm - Fargo, N. D. , March 28, 2009 --The Riverview section of Fargo is experiencing flooding.  Temporary levees have been created to stop additional flooding from the Red River which is expected to crest on Sunday.  Photo by Patsy Lynch/FEMA

Flooding ^ Severe Storm - Fargo, N. D. , March 28, 2009 --The Rivervie...

The original database describes this as: Title: Aerial of North Dakota Flooding Production Date: 03/28/2009 Caption: Fargo, N. D. , March 28, 2009 --The Riverview section of Fargo is experiencing flooding. ... More

Flooding ^ Severe Storm - Tifton, Ga. , April 29, 2009 -- At the Tift County Disaster Recovery Center(DRC), Tifton Mayor Jamie Carter speaks with FEMA Lead PIO Don Daniel, FEMA PIOs Vince Clarke and Jody Correro. FEMA PIOs provide timely and correct information for media and the community regarding FEMA's response to the March storms and flooding.  George Armstrong/FEMA

Flooding ^ Severe Storm - Tifton, Ga. , April 29, 2009 -- At the Tift ...

The original database describes this as: Title: Tifton Mayor at DRC with PIOs Production Date: 04/29/2009 Caption: Tifton, Ga. , April 29, 2009 -- At the Tift County Disaster Recovery Center(DRC), Tifton May... More

Flooding - Glassboro, N. J. , May 4, 2010 --  Andre Delise (back) watches, from another studio while Individual Assistance specialist Sherin Nassar reads a translation of a FEMA public radio announcement in Arabic. FEMA and the Rowan Radio station collaborate in this multilingual announcement project. Michael Medina-Latorre/FEMA

Flooding - Glassboro, N. J. , May 4, 2010 -- Andre Delise (back) watc...

The original database describes this as: Title: FEMA Individual Assistance worker making a PSA in New Jersey Production Date: 05/04/2010 Caption: Glassboro, N. J. , May 4, 2010 -- Andre Delise (back) watche... More

Flooding - Oslo, Minn. , May 14, 2009 --  35 days after the Red River flooded, the damage is still dramatic. FEMA Public Assistance money helps states and governments rebuild public infrastructure such as this bridge. Photo by Ed Edahl/FEMA

Flooding - Oslo, Minn. , May 14, 2009 -- 35 days after the Red River ...

The original database describes this as: Title: Damaged road in Minnesota Production Date: 05/14/2009 Caption: Oslo, Minn. , May 14, 2009 -- 35 days after the Red River flooded, the damage is still dramatic... More

Winter Storm - Rural McHenry County, N. D. , September 23, 2010 -- Rather than replacing expensive infrastructure damaged during an early spring ice storm, Verendrye Electric Cooperative installed these solar panels to power a livestock well.  The cost-effective project received funding from FEMA's Public Assistance program, which helps local governments and certain private non-profits, like Verendrye Electric, repair or replace damaged infrastructure. Brian Hvinden/FEMA

Winter Storm - Rural McHenry County, N. D. , September 23, 2010 -- Rat...

The original database describes this as: Title: Solar Panels installed at a livestock well in North Dakota Production Date: 09/23/2010 Caption: Rural McHenry County, N. D. , September 23, 2010 -- Rather than... More

Flooding ^ Mudslide/Landslide ^ Severe Storm - Belfry, Ky. , June 6, 2009 -- Carrie Charles cleans and is removing all the insulation from the walls of her house in Belfry, KY. FEMA encourages residents affected by natural disasters to rebuild better, stronger and safer.  Rob Melendez/FEMA

Flooding ^ Mudslide/Landslide ^ Severe Storm - Belfry, Ky. , June 6, 2...

The original database describes this as: Title: Resident working on her damaged home interior in Kentucky Production Date: 06/06/2009 Caption: Belfry, Ky. , June 6, 2009 -- Carrie Charles cleans and is remov... More

Dam/Levee Break ^ Flooding ^ Hurricane/Tropical Storm ^ Severe Storm - West Warwick, R. I. , April 29, 2010 -- FEMA hazard mitigation specialist Robert Archila (left) and Bob Vanderslice of the Rhode Island Department of Health talk to Rhode Island  media about mold caused by flooding during a FEMA media event highlighting mold. (Louis Sohn/FEMA)

Dam/Levee Break ^ Flooding ^ Hurricane/Tropical Storm ^ Severe Storm -...

The original database describes this as: Title: FEMA press event in Rhode Island Production Date: 04/29/2010 Caption: West Warwick, R. I. , April 29, 2010 -- FEMA hazard mitigation specialist Robert Archila ... More

Flooding - Fargo, N. D. , April 1, 2009 -- US Fish and wildlife check in with residents that have been stranded in their homes north of Fargo. Photo: Michael Rieger/FEMA

Flooding - Fargo, N. D. , April 1, 2009 -- US Fish and wildlife check ...

The original database describes this as: Title: On a US Fish and wildlife boat in North Dakota Production Date: 04/01/2009 Caption: Fargo, N. D. , April 1, 2009 -- US Fish and wildlife check in with resident... More

Flooding ^ Severe Storm ^ Winter Storm - Fargo, N. D. , March 28, 2009 --The Riverview section of Fargo is experiencing flooding.  Temporary levees have been created to stop additional flooding from the Red River which is expected to crest on Sunday.  Photo by Patsy Lynch/FEMA

Flooding ^ Severe Storm ^ Winter Storm - Fargo, N. D. , March 28, 2009...

The original database describes this as: Title: Aerial of a flooded Fargo, North Dakota neighborhood Production Date: 03/28/2009 Caption: Fargo, N. D. , March 28, 2009 --The Riverview section of Fargo is exp... More

Flooding ^ Mudslide/Landslide ^ Severe Storm - Pasadena, Calif. , March 26, 2010 -- Massive Debris basins at Pickins yard are cleaned after recent heavy rains caused landslides, flooding, and mudslides which filled the basin with debris. Under the Public Assistance declaration State and local governments are eligible to apply for assistance under the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program for debris removal. Adam DuBrowa/FEMA

Flooding ^ Mudslide/Landslide ^ Severe Storm - Pasadena, Calif. , Marc...

The original database describes this as: Title: FEMA employee at Pickins yard in California Production Date: 03/26/2010 Caption: Pasadena, Calif. , March 26, 2010 -- Massive Debris basins at Pickins yard are... More

Flooding ^ Severe Storm - Bainbridge, Ga. , May 1, 2009 -- High water remains on this Decatur County road almost a month after severe storms in March.  FEMA Public Assistance(PA) funds may pay up to 75 percent of road repair cost after application and eligibility determination.  George Armstrong/FEMA

Flooding ^ Severe Storm - Bainbridge, Ga. , May 1, 2009 -- High water ...

The original database describes this as: Title: High Water on Road in Decatur County, GA Production Date: 05/01/2009 Caption: Bainbridge, Ga. , May 1, 2009 -- High water remains on this Decatur County road a... More

Dam/Levee Break ^ Flooding - Lisbon, N. D. , April 15, 2009 -- An National Guard soldier stands near the site of a levee breach in Lisbon, ND.  The National Guard, U. S. Army Corps of Engineers and local officials are working together to insure that the levee system constructed around the Sheyenne River protects Lisbon, ND from flooding. Photo by Patsy Lynch/FEMA

Dam/Levee Break ^ Flooding - Lisbon, N. D. , April 15, 2009 -- An Nati...

The original database describes this as: Title: Levee breach in Lisbon, ND Production Date: 04/15/2009 Caption: Lisbon, N. D. , April 15, 2009 -- An National Guard soldier stands near the site of a levee bre... More

Flooding - Valley City, N. D. , April 14, 2009 -- Friends help residents of Valley City heed the voluntary evacuation as the Sheyenne River rises and is expected to crest in the next day or two.  Photo: Michael Rieger/FEMA

Flooding - Valley City, N. D. , April 14, 2009 -- Friends help residen...

The original database describes this as: Title: Residents pack in Valley City, North Dakota Production Date: 04/14/2009 Caption: Valley City, N. D. , April 14, 2009 -- Friends help residents of Valley City h... More

Flooding - Glassboro, N. J. , May 4, 2010 -- Community Relations specialist Maribel Rovira reads a FEMA public radio announcement in Spanish for the affected residents in New Jersey. FEMA and the Rowan Radio station collaborate in this multilingual announcement project. Michael Medina-Latorre/FEMA

Flooding - Glassboro, N. J. , May 4, 2010 -- Community Relations speci...

The original database describes this as: Title: FEMA worker reading a public radio announcement in New Jersey Production Date: 05/04/2010 Caption: Glassboro, N. J. , May 4, 2010 -- Community Relations specia... More

Flooding ^ Winter Storm - Pembina, N. D. , May 2, 2009 -- Many areas of North Dakota were flooded by storms that hit the state in March.  Flooding around Pembina was still widespread weeks later.  Michael Raphael/FEMA

Flooding ^ Winter Storm - Pembina, N. D. , May 2, 2009 -- Many areas o...

The original database describes this as: Title: Standing flood water in North Dakota Production Date: 05/02/2009 Caption: Pembina, N. D. , May 2, 2009 -- Many areas of North Dakota were flooded by storms tha... More

Flooding ^ Severe Storm - DeFuniak Springs, Fla. , May 12, 2009 -- The Walton County FEMA/State Disaster Recovery Center(DRC) is open and signs are placed help potential applicants find the location.  FEMA is here due to severe storm/flooding.  George Armstrong/FEMA

Flooding ^ Severe Storm - DeFuniak Springs, Fla. , May 12, 2009 -- The...

The original database describes this as: Title: DRC Sign in DeFuniak Springs Production Date: 05/12/2009 Caption: DeFuniak Springs, Fla. , May 12, 2009 -- The Walton County FEMA/State Disaster Recovery Cente... More

San Francisco, Calif., July 24, 2013 -- FEMA and Bay Area interns contend in a "Cook-Off" to promote September's National Preparedness month. In the event of an emergency, standard amenities, such as grocery stores and restaurants, may not be readily available. The cook-off serves as a model to show the types of meals that can be created in the absence of electricity and gas. This exercise highlights the step of "get a kit," which includes stocking your home with extra non-perishable foods and a can opener

San Francisco, Calif., July 24, 2013 -- FEMA and Bay Area interns cont...

The original finding aid described this as: Date Taken: 2013-07-24 00:00:00 UTC Photographer Name: Jennifer Cody City/State: San Francisco, CA Keywords: Preparedness ^ San Francisco ^ FEMA Region IX Disast... More

Galena, Alaska, July 30, 2013 -- AmeriCorps members inventory recovery tools. FEMA is responding with teams and resources to help the community rebuild after a severe flood impacted the village and the residents. Adam DuBrowa/ FEMA

Galena, Alaska, July 30, 2013 -- AmeriCorps members inventory recovery...

The original finding aid described this as: Date Taken: 2013-07-30 00:00:00 UTC Photographer Name: Adam DuBrowa City/State: Galena, AK Disaster Types: Flooding Categories: Community Relations ^ Conceptual ... More

Flooding ^ Hurricane/Tropical Storm - Manville, N. J. , September 17, 2011 -- Ken Van Dongen (left) and Alyson Williams (right), Faith Lutheran Church volunteers, pack a box of freshly washed dishes from the home of a disaster survivor. Volunteers from Faith Lutheran Church in Hillsborough, New Jersey, remove debris from the home of disaster survivors Dawn and David Cohen whose home in Manville suffered severe flooding damage caused by Hurricane Irene on August 28. FEMA works with and coordinates the generous activities of volunteer agencies like Lutheran Disaster Response when responding to disasters. Photo by Christopher Mardorf /  FEMA.

Flooding ^ Hurricane/Tropical Storm - Manville, N. J. , September 17, ...

The original database describes this as: Title: Faith Lutheran Church volunteers work with FEMA in New Jersey Production Date: 09/17/2011 Caption: Manville, N. J. , September 17, 2011 -- Ken Van Dongen (left... More

Flooding ^ Hurricane/Tropical Storm ^ Mudslide/Landslide - Charleston, W. Va. , June 3, 2009 -- FEMA Region Three Aministrator Jonathon Sarubbi visits with JFO admin staff during his trip to the 1838 Joint Field Office in Charleston. Louis Sohn/FEMA

Flooding ^ Hurricane/Tropical Storm ^ Mudslide/Landslide - Charleston,...

The original database describes this as: Title: FEMA Region Three Aministrator Jonathon Sarubbi visits with JFO admin staff in West Virginia Production Date: 06/03/2009 Caption: Charleston, W. Va. , June 3, ... More

[Memorial for the victims of the September 11th terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, New York City; with candles, flowers, mementos, and photo of the twin towers]

[Memorial for the victims of the September 11th terrorist attack on th...

Title devised by Library Staff. Published in: Lamentation 911 / text by E.L. Doctorow ... photographs by David Finn. Millwood Pub., 2002. Exhibited: "Witness and Response: September 11 Acquisitions" at the Libr... More

Morristown, N.J., July 20, 2013 -- Mormon Helping Hands volunteer (left), Bishop Mark McBride (center) and Alexandra McBride (right) pose for the camera as they assist in the organization of a preparedness fair sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, which was held In Morristown, New Jersey on July 20, 2013. FEMA, the state, tribal and local governments, and volunteer organizations help communities prepare for natural disasters. Photograph by Christopher Mardorf / FEMA

Morristown, N.J., July 20, 2013 -- Mormon Helping Hands volunteer (lef...

The original finding aid described this as: Date Taken: 2013-07-20 00:00:00 UTC Photographer Name: Christopher Mardorf City/State: Morristown, NJ Keywords: FEMA ^ New Jersey ^ Disaster Preparedness ^ DR-408... More

Flooding ^ Hurricane/Tropical Storm - Lincoln Park, N. J. , September 11, 2011 -- "Mormon Helping Hands" volunteers work in Lincoln Park, New Jersey to help disaster survivors recover from Hurricane Irene. "Mormon Helping Hands" is a volunteer outreach program affiliated with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. FEMA and "Mormon Helping Hands" partner to  assists disaster survivors recover from the effects of disasters like the flooding in New Jersey that occurred as a result of Hurricane Irene on August 28, 2011. Photo by Christopher Mardorf /  FEMA.

Flooding ^ Hurricane/Tropical Storm - Lincoln Park, N. J. , September ...

The original database describes this as: Title: FEMA partners with volunteer agencies to help disaster survivors in Lincoln Park, New Jersey Production Date: 09/11/2011 Caption: Lincoln Park, N. J. , Septemb... More

Tornado - Shawnee, Okla. , June 2, 2010 --FEMA housing inspector, David Kerr walks with a resident to see what was left of her home after it was  destroyed by a tornado in early May 2010.  FEMA is working with local, state and federal agencies to assist residents affected by the tornadoes that ripped through Oklahoma. Photo by Patsy Lynch/FEMA

Tornado - Shawnee, Okla. , June 2, 2010 --FEMA housing inspector, Davi...

The original database describes this as: Title: Oklahoma resident inspecting tornado damage with FEMA inspector Production Date: 06/02/2010 Caption: Shawnee, Okla. , June 2, 2010 --FEMA housing inspector, Da... More

Flooding - Canmer, Ky. , June 3, 2010 -- This road was washed out by the flooding of the Green River in early May. FEMA is assisting the Commonwealth and localities with recovery funding for public facilities such as roads and schools. Photo by Liz Roll/FEMA

Flooding - Canmer, Ky. , June 3, 2010 -- This road was washed out by t...

The original database describes this as: Title: Canmer Kentucky Public Assisstance Production Date: 06/03/2010 Caption: Canmer, Ky. , June 3, 2010 -- This road was washed out by the flooding of the Green Riv... More

Severe Storm ^ Tornado - Pottawatomie County, Okla. , May 13, 2010 -- Two members of a Caddo Electric Cooperative line crew assist in the stringing of power lines through heavy brush in rough terrain, restoring service to a neighborhood left without power by a tornado trhat struck the area on May 10.  Electrical service was interrupted in many areas affected by 22 confirmed tornadoes that swept the eastern half of the state.  FEMA Photo by Win Henderson

Severe Storm ^ Tornado - Pottawatomie County, Okla. , May 13, 2010 -- ...

The original database describes this as: Title: Utility Equipment and workers in Oklahoma Production Date: 05/13/2010 Caption: Pottawatomie County, Okla. , May 13, 2010 -- Two members of a Caddo Electric Coo... More

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