Historical Perspectives on Natural Disasters,                             Displacement, and MigrationUwe LübkenRachel Cars...
What can History Contribute?  • vulnerability  • place  • disaster mobilities                               1937 Ohio Rive...
What can History Contribute?  • vulnerability  • place  • disaster mobilities                               1907 Ohio Rive...
What can History Contribute?  • vulnerability  • place  • disaster mobilities                               Portsmouth, Oh...
What can History Contribute?  • vulnerability  • place  • disaster mobilities  • complexity
Complexities of “Disaster Displacements”:The 1937 Ohio River flood• flight and ecavuation• intra-urban displacement• reloc...
The Complexities of “Disaster Displacements”• flight and ecavuation• intra-urban displacement• relocation• reconstruction ...
The Complexities of “Disaster Displacements”• flight and ecavuation• intra-urban displacement• relocation• reconstruction ...
The Complexities of “Disaster Displacements”• flight and ecavuation• intra-urban displacement• relocation• reconstruction ...
The Complexities of “Disaster Displacements”• flight and ecavuation• intra-urban displacement• relocation• reconstruction ...
Historical Perspectives on Natural Disasters,                         Displacement, and MigrationUwe LübkenRachel Carson C...
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Uwe Lübken - Historical Perspectives on Natural Disasters, Displacement, and Migration

  1. 1. Historical Perspectives on Natural Disasters, Displacement, and MigrationUwe LübkenRachel Carson Center for Environment and Society, LMU Munich
  2. 2. What can History Contribute? • vulnerability • place • disaster mobilities 1937 Ohio River Flood in Cincinnati, OH • complexity (Cincinnati Public Library)
  3. 3. What can History Contribute? • vulnerability • place • disaster mobilities 1907 Ohio River Flood in Marietta, OH • complexity (Marietta College, Dawes Library)
  4. 4. What can History Contribute? • vulnerability • place • disaster mobilities Portsmouth, Ohio, 1884 (Cincinnati Public • complexity Library)
  5. 5. What can History Contribute? • vulnerability • place • disaster mobilities • complexity
  6. 6. Complexities of “Disaster Displacements”:The 1937 Ohio River flood• flight and ecavuation• intra-urban displacement• relocation• reconstruction “Flood Refugee ...” Cincinnati Enquirer, 26 January 1937
  7. 7. The Complexities of “Disaster Displacements”• flight and ecavuation• intra-urban displacement• relocation• reconstruction Planned Transformation of “The Point Area” in Louisville, KY, after the 1937 flood (Filson Historical Society, Louisville, KY)
  8. 8. The Complexities of “Disaster Displacements”• flight and ecavuation• intra-urban displacement• relocation• reconstruction Urban Renewal in Frankfort, KY (D.A. Boyd, Crawfish Bottom, 2011)
  9. 9. The Complexities of “Disaster Displacements”• flight and ecavuation• intra-urban displacement• relocation• reconstruction Relocation of Shawneetown, IL, after the 1937 flood of the Ohio River (C. Small, “River, Stay Away from my Door. The New Deal is Moving Illinois’ Oldest Town Bodily”, Saturday Evening Post, 7 December 1940)
  10. 10. The Complexities of “Disaster Displacements”• flight and ecavuation• intra-urban displacement• relocation• reconstruction Red Cross Rehabilitation Work in Louisville, KY, after the 1937 flood (National Archives, College Park, MD, RG 200)
  11. 11. Historical Perspectives on Natural Disasters, Displacement, and MigrationUwe LübkenRachel Carson Center forEnvironment and Society, LMU Munich
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