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The August Storm of 1899

The August Storm of 1899

In September, 2005, we published a Newsletter about the 1899 hurricane. I included a brief account about 17-year-old Elisha Ballance, and a report by Mr. S.L. Dosher, official Observer with the Weather Bureau on Hatteras Island.  Your can read that Newsletter here. This month we are posting a detailed report of that storm (with very […]
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