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Browsing items in: Mississippi River Flood of 1927 Photograph Album

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    • First check from Federal government for rebuilding after the flood of 1927

    • This is a photostatic copy of the first check for one half the amount which the Federal government allowed to Louisiana to re-build roads and bridges destroyed by the flood waters of '27.
    • Stats; Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • none
    • Reclaimed highway-note 22 ft. water marks

    • F-2 © Ewing Inc Baton Rouge Aug. 29, 1927
    • Roads--Maintenance and repair--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.; Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • J. G. Ewing
    • Highway repairs Melville, La. Road Bed.

    • M-153 © Ewing Inc Baton Rouge La. Sept. 8, 1927. A man stands behind a mule team atop a road bed covered in sand. The words "Road Bed" have been written in white ink on the image.
    • Roads--Flood damage--Photographs; Melville (La.)--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.; Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • J. G. Ewing
    • View of dirt road

    • [image number] 1921
    • Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Roads--Flood damage--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • Catholic church-Melville, La. Note water marks

    • © M-148 Ewing Inc., Baton Rouge, September 8, 1927. Interior of damaged church
    • Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Melville (La.)--Photographs; Church buildings--Flood damage--Photographs
    • J. G. Ewing
    • Hauling dirt off highway Melville, La.

    • © M-147 Ewing Inc., Baton Rouge, September 8, 1927
    • Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.; Melville (La.)--Photographs
    • J. G. Ewing
    • View of a dirt road taken before the flood

    • [image number] 11523-46 Ewing Inc 4-10-25
    • Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.
    • J. G. Ewing
    • View of bridge.

    • LH-220 Ewing Inc Baton Rouge Jan 31 1928 [duplicate of 4373126]
    • Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Bridges--Louisiana--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.
    • J. G. Ewing
    • View of bridge

    • [image number] LH. 205 Ewing Inc Baton Rouge Jan. 14, 1928
    • Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Bridges--Louisiana--Photographs
    • J. G. Ewing
    • Another view of damaged bridge

    • [image number] 1919
    • Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Bridges--Flood damage--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • View of damaged bridge

    • [image number] 1917
    • Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Bridges--Flood damage--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • View of road leading to damaged bridge

    • [image number] 1916
    • Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Bridges--Flood damage--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • View of another damaged bridge

    • [image number] 1920
    • Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Bridges--Flood damage--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • Different view of damaged bridge

    • [image number] 1918
    • Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Bridges--Flood damage--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • Along the highway, near Thibodaux, La.

    • none
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Thibodaux (La.)--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • Three story school-basement discarded

    • M-152 © Ewing Inc Baton Rouge Sept. 8, 1927
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Schools--Flood damage--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • J. G. Ewing
    • Road beds between Moreauville and Hamburg, La.

    • © Ewing Inc M-145 7-18-27
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Roads--Maintenance and repair--Photographs; Moreauville (La.)--Photographs; Hamburg (La.)--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • J. G. Ewing
    • Road beds between Moreauville and Hamburg, La.

    • © Ewing Inc M-146 7-18-27
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Roads--Maintenance and repair--Photographs; Moreauville (La.)--Photographs; Hamburg (La.)--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • J. G. Ewing
    • Reclaimed highway with damaged buildings

    • F-3- © Ewing Inc Baton Rouge Aug. 20, 1927
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Roads--Maintenance and repair--Photographs; Dwellings--Flood damage--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • J. G. Ewing
    • Along Jefferson highway-Melville

    • © Ewing Inc M-119 7-18-27
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Roads--Flood damage--Photographs; Jefferson Highway (Melville, La.)--Photographs; Melville (La.)--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • J. G. Ewing
    • Jefferson highway west-Melville

    • © Ewing Inc M-118 7-18-27
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Roads--Flood damage--Photographs; Jefferson Highway (Melville, La.)--Photographs; Melville (La.)--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • J. G. Ewing
    • Refugee hut levee style

    • © Ewing Inc M-126 7-18-27
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Refugee camps--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • J. G. Ewing
    • Railroad tracks

    • [image number] 1837
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Railroads--Louisiana--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • Flood waters near railroad track

    • [image number] 1864
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Railroads--Louisiana--Maintenance and repair--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • Workers repairing railroad track

    • [image number] 1861
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Railroads--Louisiana--Maintenance and repair--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • Underpass-Melville, La.

    • © Ewing Inc M-124 7-18-27
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Railroads--Louisiana--Flood damage--Photographs; Melville (La.)--Photographs; Melville (La.)--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • J. G. Ewing
    • Pershing way showing overturned building

    • [image number] M-60
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Pearshing Way (La.)--Photographs; Buildings--Flood damage--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • Opelousas highway near Beggs, La.

    • LH-182 Ewing Inc., Oct. 3, 1927.
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Opelousas Highway (Beggs, La.)--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • J. G. Ewing
    • North Hammond highway

    • View of dirt road, not flooded. Cut order.
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; New Orleans-Hammond Highway (La.)--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • Moreauville crevasse-waters receding

    • © Ewing Inc M-128 7-18-27
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Moreauville Crevasse (La.)--Photographs; Moreauville (La.)--Photographs; Crevasses--Louisiana--Moreauville--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • J. G. Ewing
    • Moreauville

    • [image number] M-41
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Moreauville (La.)--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • Mourevauville, La. Home of Dr. Fox

    • © Ewing Inc M-137 7-18-27
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Moreauville (La.)--Photographs; Dwellings--Flood damage--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • J. G. Ewing
    • Moureauville, La. Home of Dr. Fox

    • © Ewing Inc M-138 7-18-27
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Moreauville (La.)--Photographs; Dwellings--Flood damage--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs
    • J. G. Ewing
    • Woodside, La. Along -T and P- R.R.

    • M-73
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Woodside (La.)--Photographs; Flood damage--Louisiana--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • Simmsport, La. In front of hotel

    • M-74
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Simmesport (La.)--Photographs; Flood damage--Louisiana--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • New work on highway-in crevasse district below New Orleans

    • LH-169 Ewing Inc Oct. 3, 1927
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Roads--Maintenance and repair--Photographs; Crevasses--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.
    • J. G. Ewing
    • Before flood

    • 11519-28 Ewing Inc 4-10-25
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Roads--Louisiana--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.
    • J. G. Ewing
    • View of dirt road

    • LH-186 Ewing Inc Oct. 3, 1927
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Roads--Louisiana--Photographs; Ewing, Inc.
    • J. G. Ewing
    • Damaged road

    • [image number] 1879
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Roads--Flood damage--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • Railroad track

    • [image number] 1872
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Railroads--Louisiana--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • Flood waters near railroad track

    • [image number] 1871
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Railroads--Louisiana--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • Flood waters near railroad track

    • [image number] 1869
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Railroads--Louisiana--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • View of railroad track

    • [image number] 1862
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Railroads--Louisiana--Maintenance and repair--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • Flood damaged railroad track at Wells Lake stop

    • [image number] 1841
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Railroads--Louisiana--Flood damage--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • Flood waters surrounding and washing under a raise

    • [image number] 1840
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Railroads--Louisiana--Flood damage--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • Flood waters surrounding a raised railroad track

    • [image number] 1839
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Railroads--Louisiana--Flood damage--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing
    • Flood waters on railroad track

    • [image number] 1843
    • Floods--Louisiana--History--20th century--Photographs; Mississippi River--Floods--Photographs; Railroads--Louisiana--Flood damage--Photographs
    • Ascribed to J. G. Ewing

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