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September 13th, 2008 Hurricane Ike completely destroyed the historic landmark, The Balinese Room, Galveston. Galveston Island, Galveston Texas, Texas Hurricane, Hurricane History, San Francisco Earthquake, Harris County, Texas History, Family History, Lone Star State

September 2008 Hurricane Ike completely destroyed the historic landmark, The Balinese Room, Galveston.SCREW YOU IKE!

1900 Galveston Hurricane | Photo after 1900 great storm circa 1900 1900 Galveston Hurricane, Texas Hurricane, Galveston Island, Galveston Texas, Texas History, History Pics, San Francisco Earthquake, Category 5 Hurricane, Lone Star State

Galveston Children's Home For Sale {Circa 1878}

The Galveston Orphans Home After the 1900 Storm, Courtesy Galveston Historical Foundation's Preservation Resource Center

DISASTER: 1900 Galveston Hurricane - Maybe the most written about and analyzed storm of the 20th century ▶️ 1900 Galveston Hurricane, Texas Hurricane, Hurricane History, Galveston Island, Galveston Texas, San Francisco Earthquake, Weather Storm, Texas History, Urban Legends

Part III of IV~Disasters Of 19th & 20th Centuries: Galveston Hurricane 1900

Today is the 115th anniversary of the hellish 1900 hurricane in Galveston.   On this date in 1900, the city of Galveston was struck by one of the worst hurricanes on record, killing at least 6,000 people, decimating the area and causing $30 million in damage.   The storm derailed the future of the port town. It remains the deadliest natural disaster in U.S. history. 1900 Galveston Hurricane, Texas Hurricane, Galveston Island, Galveston Texas, Hurricane History, Category 5 Hurricane, Texas Storm, Flood Damage, Severe Weather

Looking back at the 1900 hurricane that wiped out Galveston and made it stronger in the long run

See scenes of storm and flood damage after the Galveston Hurricane of 1900 storm - the deadliest natural disaster in United States history.

8,000 died on Sept. 8, 1900 in Hurricane in Galveston. 1900 Galveston Hurricane, Texas Hurricane, Hurricane History, Galveston Island, Galveston Texas, Loving Texas, Tornados, Texas Storm, Lone Star State

This web page has many links (on the right hand side) that correspond to the history of the Galveston Hurricane. There's a word search activity that would be engaging for the students.

The only remaining house near the beach for miles, Galveston, Texas - 1900 Galveston hurricane - Wikipedia Hurricane Wikipedia, 1900 Galveston Hurricane, Galveston Texas

The only remaining house near the beach for miles, Galveston, Texas - 1900 Galveston hurricane - Wikipedia

A video showing the Galveston Storm of 1900. This is a good video because it shows how Galveston developed after the storm and what it did during. It showed interview with people who had experience with it. This would be good to make it personal and allow the students to make more connections. Group discussions would be a good activity to do with this video. 1900 Galveston Hurricane, Texas Hurricane, Galveston Island, Galveston Texas, Fun Facts About Texas, Texas Quotes, San Francisco Earthquake, Only In Texas, After The Storm

Galveston Storm of 1900

This video calls upon background knowledge students might have in the class. Group discussions would be a good activity to do with this video.

Carrying out bodies just removed from the wreckage, Galveston 1900 Galveston Hurricane, Texas Hurricane, Hurricane Katrina, Galveston Island, Galveston Texas, Hurricane History, San Francisco Earthquake, Tornadoes, Natural Disasters

Galveston, Texas Hurricane, September hurricane was the deadliest in U. history—the estimated death toll was 8000 (to compare, 1800 people died during Hurricane Katrina).

Horse-drawn carts for food delivery that are being protected by armed guards outside the Commissary in Galveston following the great hurricane (aka "Isaac's Storm") in 1900. Simply an incredible historic shot. Can you imagine being one of the survivors of the storm? You'd emerge into an apocalyptic nightmare. 1900 Galveston Hurricane, Texas Hurricane, Galveston Island, Galveston Texas, Texas Coast, Texas History, Texas Homes, Natural Disasters, Texans

Horse-drawn carts for food delivery that are being protected by armed guards outside the Commissary in Galveston following the great hurricane (aka "Isaac's Storm") in 1900. Simply an incredible historic shot. Can you imagine being one of the survivors of the storm? You'd emerge into an apocalyptic nightmare.

This Rare Footage In The 1900s Shows Texas Like You've Never Seen It Before 1900 Galveston Hurricane, Texas Hurricane, Hurricane History, Category 5 Hurricane, History Timeline, Survival Life, Wilderness Survival, Galveston Island, Galveston Texas

This Rare Footage In The 1900s Shows Texas Like You've Never Seen It Before

During the century, Galveston, a booming community, was one of the largest cities in Texas. The city was founded in 1816 by a French pirate named Loui

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