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Sixty-Four Flood | Something Special

Season 2016 Episode 10 | 6m 24s

In June 1964, a driving rain buckled dams and flooded vehicles on the Blackfeet Reservation, sweeping crying children from mothers’ arms, and ferrying homes and bodies across the prairie. By the time it ended, more than two-dozen Blackfeet people had drowned in the worst natural disaster in Montana history.

Aired: 05/31/16

Rating: NR

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