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Tornado destruction in Xenia aerial photograph
Description: Aerial view of West Main, Market and Church Streets in Xenia, Ohio, April 4, 1974. This view shows the destruction of the town of Xenia in the wake of the Super Outbreak tornadoes of 1974. The Xenia tornado destroyed nearly half the town, including more than one thousand homes and businesses. Thirty three people died in the storm, with approximately another 1,150 people injured. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL03883
Subjects: Tornadoes--Ohio; Ohio History--Natural and Native Ohio; Natural disasters--United States
Places: Xenia (Ohio); Greene County (Ohio)