The Great Flood of ’55

Exhibition Website

Jun 19 2015 - Dec 31 2016

Mattatuck Museum

Waterbury, CT

Using more than 50 images, this exhibition examines the disaster that still ranks as the worst to engulf the Naugatuck Valley. This pictorial documentary will wrap around the staircase walls between the Museum’s First and Second Floor galleries and includes photographs of the flood’s aftermath.

This exhibition is a collaboration between the Republican-American and the Mattatuck Museum to mark the 60th anniversary of the Flood of 1955. It is sponsored by the Republican-American using photographic images from their archives.

Credit: Exhibition overview from museum website

  • Photography
  • American
  • 20th Century

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