Tropical Storm Agnes, the worst natural disaster in Wyoming Valley history, left a path destruction and forever changed the landscape of our community.
Fifty years later, a new coffee-table book from the journalists of The Citizens’ Voice looks back at the events leading up to the storm, the devastation left in the wake of Agnes, and our community’s spirit to rebuild through photos and historic snippets.
Well done. If you lived through it or are just learning about it, this is a great book.
Well done in remembrance of Agnes. Great pictures. Brings back a lot of memories both good and bad
Great book. Brings back alot of memories. Some good, some bad.
On page 5, it mentions about Bill Seiwell, trying to help evacuate people, from behind what was Planter's Peanuts, slipped trying to get people into his personal boat and hit his head, and fell into the flood waters, drowning.
Note: images on this promotional page may not appear in final product.