Lyons and Pittsburgh (3) Floods

Pittsburgh flood commission map, 1909 (accessed through http://images.library.pitt.edu/f/flood/)

Pittsburgh flood commission map, 1909 (accessed through http://images.library.pitt.edu/f/flood/)

How a city can be caught between a river and a wet place…

Lyon floods, 1849. The original image can be seen at http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b8443231b.r=innondation+lyon.langES

Lyon floods, 1849. The original image can be seen at http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b8443231b.r=innondation+lyon.langES

 

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