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Alexandria, NE Tornado, Jul 1875

Village Destroyed by a Tornado in Nebraska

VILLAGE DESTROYED.

Omaha, July 2.----Mail advices states that the entire village of Meridian, Jefferson county, Nebraska, was totally destroyed by a tornado on last Saturday.

Alexandria, a small town in the same county was also badly damaged. No loss of life.

Sedalia Daily Democrat, Sedalia, MO 3 Jul 1875



article | by Dr. Radut