Tsunami Images

1952: Hilo, Hawai'i

Waianuenue Avenue

2006.021.0034 PTM Fujii Collection

Wailoa River receding in 1952 leaving boats stranded.

Boats washed ashore

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Boats washed ashore along the Wailoa River during the 1952 tsunami.

1957: Kalihiwai, Kaua'i

Kalihiwai, Kauai 1957

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Kalihiwai, Kaua'i; recession of the second wave in 1957.

further wave recession

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Kalihiwai, Kaua'i; further recession of second wave.

Kalihiwai

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Kalihiwai, Kaua'i; third wave in 1957.

Kalihiwai

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Kalihiwai, Kaua'i; third wave a few minutes later.

Boat ferrying people

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Kalihiwai, Kaua'i; boat ferrying people in 1957.

Kauai

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Kaua'i; people standing next to debris and a roof in 1957.

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