Caption title in The Corning flood: museum under water : Shelves expanded to V-shape
Image orientation: portrait.
"May 75R10" typed on slide mount.
When the Rakow Library was flooded on June 23, 1972, the books absorbed water and expanded. The shelves buckled and some of the books fell to the floor.
This item is part of the Dr. John "Jack" H. Martin research collection.
Digitized from a slide by Boston Photo Imaging; Corning Museum of Glass; 2011.
Dr. John "Jack" H. Martin research collection
Slide owned by the Rakow Library.