LSU Libraries Special Collections features books (fiction and non-fiction), manuscript collections, newspapers, and oral history interviews that speak to the devastating power of hurricanes, as well as documentation of a variety of efforts to educate and protect the public.
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View topic guide on digitized newspapers here:
Image: Senator Long inspects break in canal after Hurricane Betsy, c. 1965, Russell B. Long Papers, Mss. 3700.