Primary source the 1900 galveston hurricane

Primary Source: The 1900 Galveston Hurricane


from "The Evening Star" (Washington, D.C.) September 10, 1900

The deadliest natural disaster in U.S. history was the Great Galveston Hurricane in 1900. Students will read a news account of the hurricane from the Washington, D.C. newspaper "The Evening Star" and answer questions on the main idea and the facts in the article.