|River Flood of 1927: Saving the City
Dynamiting an Artificial Crevasse at Caernarvon, St. Bernard Parish, LA
|Dynamiting an artificial crevasse at Caernarvon, St. Bernard Parish, 14 miles below New
Orleans, to save the city from flooding during the great Mississippi River flood of 1927.
|Crevasse in the levee, after the dynamiting
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