Posts Tagged ‘1964 Alaska Earthquake and Tsunami’

These images come from the Seattle Times of March 28, 1964, and the Times of March 29. Here is the headline:

A map of the quake and damage to Port Alberni, B.C.:

Two notes on the tsunami and the earthquake’s energy release:

Some stories from Port Alberni about the tsunami’s arrival:

And on its arrival at the Washington coast:

A short capsule summary from the AP of the damage from the tsunami in various areas:

And finally, a note in the Seattle Times on how the tsunami affected local tides:


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