East End of the Portsmouth Flood Wall

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Title

East End of the Portsmouth Flood Wall

Description

Black & white photo image.
on back: This picture shows how the 1937 flood tore a hole in the N&W dirt levy at the east end of the Portsmouth flood wall. WPA workers have now extended the concrete 62-foot flood wall for a distance of 1000 feet.

Creator

unknown

Date

1937

Coverage

Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio

Rights

Portsmouth Public Library

Citation

unknown, “East End of the Portsmouth Flood Wall,” Local History Digital Collection, accessed August 12, 2020, https://www.yourppl.org/history/items/show/4998.

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