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June 23, 1882: Mystery Wave Sweeps Cleveland

Cleveland Plain Dealer newspaper article.

From the Cleveland Plain Dealer, Friday Evening, June 23, 1882: A Tidal Wave Sweeps the Lake Front, Doing Considerable Damage--Docks Four Feet Under Water--Hundreds of Fish Washed Ashore.

Ohio Historical Society microfilm collection, roll #37118

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