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Karl V. Steinbrugge Collection: S3158

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  • Title: Shows collapsed Showa bridge
  • Creator(s): Penzien, Joseph
  • Date: 1964
  • Location: Japan/ASIA/Niigata/Eastern Asia
  • Earthquake: Niigata, Japan earthquake, June 16, 1964 Magnitude: 7.4

Description: Shows collapsed bridge. From [U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey] epicenter card: "Near west coast of Honshu, Japan. 25 killed, many injured, and extensive property damage at Niigata. 7 foot tsunami along coastal areas. Magnitude 7 1/4 to 7 1/2 (Pas.)" (Niigata, Japan)

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