Florida Frontiers Radio Show #21

Program Number: 

21

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Radio Show #21
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Tom Knowles: Category 5: The 1935 Labor Day Hurricane

Tom Knowles, author of Category 5: The 1935 Labor Day Hurricane, discusses the 1935 storm and its effects, including the destruction of the railroad track connecting the Florida Keys to the mainland, and the death of more than 200 World War I veterans stationed in the area.

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01:27

Length: 

06:37

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The 1926, 1928, and 1949 Hurricanes

Journalist Janie Gould interviews several Florida residents about the impact of the 1926, 1928, and 1949 hurricanes on the state.

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07:05

Length: 

15:50

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Hurricane Andrew of 1992

Bill Dudley talks with Eugene and Asterie Provenzo, authors of In the Eye of Hurricane Andrew, about the impact of the hurricane in 1992, which left a quarter of a million people homeless and caused almost $30 billion in damage.

Mark-In Point: 

22:56

Length: 

05:25

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Program Date: 

01 Jun 2009

Segment Summary: 

SEGMENTS | Tom Knowles: Category 5: The 1935 Labor Day Hurricane | The 1926, 1928, and 1949 Hurricanes | Hurricane Andrew of 1992