Flood control


Black troops from Camp Lewis in Washington help work on flood control during the Vanport Flood in 1948. Learn more about Vanport from the Oregon Encyclopedia https://oregonencyclopedia.org/articles/vanport/#.WwnD_e4vxaQ

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