[Hereford Tornado]

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This booklet has a brief description of the damages caused by the tornado that hit Hereford, Texas on April 19, 1971, followed by photographs of the damage that occured throughout the town.

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[15] p. : ill. ; 27 cm.

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Waldrip, Mike 1971~.

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This book is part of the collection entitled: Bill and Marcella Bradly Collection and was provided by Deaf Smith County Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 2730 times , with 34 in the last month . More information about this book can be viewed below.

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Deaf Smith County Library

The Deaf Smith County Library collections include the Bill and Marcella Bradly Collection, consisting of photographic negatives documenting the history, people, businesses, and ranches of Deaf Smith County. Also included are two local history books: Deaf Smith County: The Land and Its People and A History of Deaf Smith County, featuring Pioneer Families, as well as local souvenir guides. This project is supported in part by Humanities Texas, the state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Description

This booklet has a brief description of the damages caused by the tornado that hit Hereford, Texas on April 19, 1971, followed by photographs of the damage that occured throughout the town.

Physical Description

[15] p. : ill. ; 27 cm.

Notes

"50c." "12:45 A.M., April 19, 1971, Hereford, Texas." There is a black stamp on the cover over the 'd' in 'Tornado' with the date, "Feb 6 1973" and a handwritten number in blue ink - "976.4" - in the top, right-hand corner of the cover.

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Bill and Marcella Bradly Collection

The Bill and Marcella Bradly Collection consists of large format negatives donated by the Bradly family to the Deaf Smith County Public Library. Photographer Bill Bradly documented the people and businesses of the area and created preservation negatives of historic photographs. This photographic collection richly illustrates Texas's cattle and farming tradition. This project is supported in part by Humanities Texas, the state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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  • 1971~

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  • April 16, 2009, 11:01 p.m.

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Waldrip, Mike. [Hereford Tornado], book, 1971~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth46552/: accessed July 26, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Deaf Smith County Library.