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Earthquake and tsunami at Lisbon, Portugal. In: "Physical Geography", p. 17, by Arnold Guyot, 1873. This earthquake occurred on November 1, 1755, and generated a great tsunami of 40 feet in height at Lisbon and lesser heights throughout much of the North Atlantic Ocean. Call No. 551.4 G989ph.

Image ID: libr0820, Treasures of the NOAA Library Collection

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