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Old 07-30-2008, 11:14 AM
 
Location: Mill Creek Hundred
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Does anyone have pictures they can post of the spit before the '64 quake?
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Old 07-30-2008, 11:21 AM
 
Location: Naptowne, Alaska
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I've got some old ones from Portage area but nothing of the Homer spit. I don't think things changed too much on the spit during the earthquake.
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Old 07-30-2008, 11:56 AM
 
Location: Mill Creek Hundred
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The way I hear it, the spit used to be grass covered and after the quake, it dropped 6+ feet.
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Old 07-30-2008, 12:15 PM
 
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There are some great websites out there with extensive pictures and geologic data from the whole state.

I was there in Anchorage and it was my birthday. Some party.
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Old 07-30-2008, 01:22 PM
 
Location: Over the Rainbow...
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Does anyone have pictures they can post of the spit before the '64 quake?
When you arrive in Alaska, go to Anchorage and go to Earthquake Park. Information there posted and a beautiful skyline.
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Old 07-31-2008, 12:52 AM
 
Location: South Dakota
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Does anyone have pictures they can post of the spit before the '64 quake?
I know you are searching for photos before the quake hit...but this site is the mother-lode of photos after the quake in areas affected. There are a few comparison shots of different areas - before and after.

GeoData Center Archive Gallery : 1964 Alaska Earthquake
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