Martial law established at Dayton as a precaution against looting. As seen in: Our National Calamity of Fire, Flood, andTornado by Logan Marshall, 1913. L. T. Myers publisher.These floods caused 527 deaths, the U.S. record for the 20th Century.
Photographer: Archival Photography by Steve Nicklas
Date: 1913, Late March
Location: Ohio, Dayton