About this collection
The Paducah Flood Papers consists of over seventy accounts from survivors of the 1937 flood of Paducah, Kentucky that were submitted to Berry Craig of the Paducah Sun newspaper during the 50th anniversary of the flood. To locate the names of survivors that submitted responses, place your pointer over the "surname of letter writer" browse tab and click.
How to find information in the Flood of 1937 collection
There are 2 ways to find information in this collection:
- search for particular words that appear in the text by clicking the Search button
- browse documents by Surname of Letter Writer by clicking the Surname of Letter Writer button