Old =1955 Daily Record, Flood Edition, Stroudsburg, PA.

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  • Sold Date: Dec 17, 2006
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This is a great old newspaper from:

"The Daily Record - Flood Recovery Edition - Stroudsburg & East Stroudsburg, PA." Dated "Saturday, September 24, 1955."

Recovery Follows Area's Worst Disaster In History.

This newspaper has 4 sections, and just about every page has photo's on with the flood. Some pages have a full page of photo's. This was a "Special Flood Edition Newspaper in 1955."

The names of the towns mentioned in this paper or on the photo's taken in are:

Stroudsburg, PA. - East Stroudsburg, PA. - Bushkill, PA. - Shawnee, PA. - Delaware Water Gap, PA. - Henryville, PA. - North Water Gap, PA. - Minisink Hills, PA. - The Lackawanna R.R. - Tannersville, PA. - Swiftwater, PA. - Bartonsville, PA. - Analomink, PA. - Newfoundland, PA.

Some of the places mentioned under the photo's:

Broadheads Creek, Stroudsburg's Pocono Creek Bridge, Lincoln Ave. section of East Stroudsburg shows Pocono Textiles plant, Armory building on Washington Street, Broad Street, Destruction of Bells Bridge at Minisink, Lackawanna Railroad tracks in Analomink, Henryville on River Route 90, Tannersville - Reeders bridge, Mountainhome Methodist Church, East Stroudsburg's Day Street Trailer Camp, Delaware River at Harry's Farm, Tinkertown Crossing in Shawnee and Minisink Hills, Davis Camp in Stroudsburg, Penn Hills Lodge, Paradise Creek, Th
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