The 1967 Belvidere Tornado

Author: Mike Doyle
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1439658862
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Fossati, regional director for the Red Cross disaster service for the central states,
said that seven mobile canteens had been set up from Milwaukee, St. Louis, Des
Moines and Michigan. About thirty people stayed at the emergency shelter that ...


Author: Eric A. Johnson
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 0738532630
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Some 200 emergency personnel from Rockford's police and fire departments, the
Winnebago County Sheriff's ... Rockford's 1928 tornado, though deadly, would be
eclipsed locally on April 21, 1967, by a $25 million Belvidere tornado that ...

Belvidere Illinois

Author: Source Wikipedia
Publisher: General Books
ISBN: 9781156404256
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The Tri State Tornado

Author: Peter Felknor
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595311881
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The Story of America's Greatest Tornado Disaster Peter S. Felknor. is full of grit,
and it stings. ... I particularly remember a spring afternoon in 1967, a year after we
had moved to northern Illinois. I was playing ... Soon afterward, we learned that
the same fate had befallen Belvidere, fifty miles northwest. After a spate of bad ...

To Investigate The Adequacy And Effectiveness Of Federal Disaster Relief Legislation Hearing Before The Subcommittee On Disaster Relief

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Public Works
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Apr. 3-19, 1967 Clinton, Iowa do do 150. Apr. 7-16, 1967 Dubuque, Iowa do do
46. April 1967 Eau Claire, Wis do do 25. Apr. 23, 1967 Belvedere, III... Tornado
do 800. Apr. 28,1967 Cloud Croft, N.Mex Forest fire do 25. May 1,1967 Albert and

The Rotarian

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In April, 1967, a tornado struck Belvidere, Illinois, cutting a wide swath of
destruction through the southern portion of the community, completely destroying
a shopping center, ... Twenty- five died and 2,000 were left homeless by the

The School As A Safe Haven

Author: Rollin J. Watson
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780897899000
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Even though it is rare for a tornado to hit a school, there have been several
disasters in schools because gyms and auditoriums are particularly vulnerable,
although sometimes ... In 1967, 13 children were killed in a school in Belvidere,

Public Aid In Illinois

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The latest response to a disaster came on April 21 when tornadoes hit several
communities near Chicago— principally Oak Lawn, Belvidere, Lake Zurich, Palos
Heights and Hometown, causing considerable loss of life and severe property ...