Franklin Flood of 1913

Steam Engines in the Path of a Disaster and How a City Coped

A Reeves and a Huber teamed up to transport an earth mover during the building of the Ohio Germantown Dam in 1919. Vern Keister is the central figure on the earth mover. (Photo courtesy of Gene Keister and Barb Wachter of the Germantown Historical Society.)