Lot 348: Nine January & February 1977 newspapers chronicling massive blizzard
November 25, 2016
FOWLER, IN, USALive Auction
Description: Includes nine papers from the lafayette Journal and Courier chronicling the blizzard of '77 that shut down Indiana for over a week. These papers cover the dates in January from the 23rd, 26-31st and February 1 & 2. They are mostly complete and in good to excellent condition with many photos of the area and many local stories of people being saved from freezing to death in their cars. One paper from Feb. 5, 1978 is just a section of the Indianapolis Star recapping the 1978 blizzard.