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1960 Tsunami Photos; Hilo, Hawai'i
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people at Suisan
Photo number 1960.01 (Hamasaki Collection)
cars piled up
Photo number 1960.02 (Hawaii Tribune Herald Collection)
Photo shows people waiting for the tsunami at the Suisan Fish Market. Photo shows cars piled up on top of each other as a result of the tsunami.

cars piled up
Photo number 1960.03 (Polhemus Collection)
everything piled up
Photo number 1960.04 (Polhemus Collection)
Photo shows cars piled up on top of each other as a result of the tsunami. Photo shows damage to property at Waiakea after the tsunami.

debris near Wailoa
Photo number 1960.05 (Hawaii Tribune Herald Collection)
Skipper's Cove
Photo number 1960.06 (Hawaii Tribune Herald Collection)
Photo shows damage and debris near Waiolama Canal. Damage to Skipper's Cove on Kamehameha Avenue.

debris to Hilo
Photo number 1960.07 (Tada Collection)
house and car
Photo number 1960.08 (Polhemus Collection)
Photo shows damage and debris across from the Hilo Theater. Photo shows damaged house and overturned car due to tsunami.
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