Suggested Reading

  • Battan, Louis J. The Nature of Violent Storms. 1st ed, Science Study Series. Garden City: Doubleday, 1961.

  • Berger, Melvin, Gilda Berger, and Bond Higgins. Do Tornadoes Really Twist? Questions and Answers About Tornadoes and Hurricanes, Scholastic Question and Answer Series: Scholastic, 2000.

  • Bluestein, Howard B. Tornado Alley : Monster Storms of the Great Plains. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999.

  • Bondy, Robert E. “Relief and Rehabilitation of Families and Individuals.” Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 309 (1957): 132-41.

  • Bradford, Marlene. Scanning the Skies : A History of Tornado Forecasting. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2001.

  • Brice, William Malcolm, comp. A City Laid Waste: Tornado Devastation at Gainesville, Ga., April 6, 1936. [Atlanta: Printed by Webb & Martin], 1936.

  • Brinkley, Douglas. The Great Deluge : Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast. New York: Morrow, 2006.

  • Burns, Arthur Edward and Edward A. Williams. Federal Work, Security, and Relief Programs, United States. Work Projects Administration. Research Monograph New York: DaCapo Press, 1971.

  • Carlton, David L. and Peter A. Coclanis, eds. Confronting Southern Poverty in the Great Depression : The Report on Economic Conditions of the South with Related Documents, The Bedford Series in History and Culture. Boston: Bedford Books of St. Martin’s Press, 1996.

  • Church, Christopher R. The Tornado : Its Structure, Dynamics, Prediction, and Hazards, Geophysical Monograph. Washington, D.C.: American Geophysical Union, 1993.

  • Cole, Olen. The African-American Experience in the Civilian Conservation Corps. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 1999.

  • Cutchen, Billye W. and Walter R. Brown. Historical Catastrophes: Hurricanes & Tornadoes. [Reading, Mass.]: Addison-Wesley, 1972.

  • Davis, Norman H. The Ohio-Mississippi Valley Flood Disaster of 1937: Report of Relief Operations of the American Red Cross. Washington, D.C., [1938].

  • Dorsey, James Edward. The History of Hall County, Georgia. Gainesville, Ga.: Magnolia Press, 1991.

  • Dubofsky, Melvyn, ed. The New Deal : Conflicting Interpretations and Shifting Perspectives. New York: Garland Pub., 1992.

  • Eagleman, Joe R., Vincent U. Muirhead Vincent, and Nicholas Willems. Thunderstorms, Tornadoes, and Building Damage. Lexington, Mass.: Lexington Books, 1975.

  • England, Gary. Weathering the Storm : Tornadoes, Television, and Turmoil. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1996.

  • Felknor, Peter S. The Tri-State Tornado : The Story of America’s Greatest Tornado Disaster. 1st ed. Ames: Iowa State University Press, 1992.

  • Flora, Snowden Dwight. Tornadoes of the United States. [Rev. ] ed. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1954.

  • Georgia., United States. Work Projects Administration. Review of Activities and Accomplishments of the Works Progress Administration of Georgia, Calendar Year 1937. Atlanta: s.n., 1938.

  • Grazulis, T. P. Significant Tornadoes, 1680-1991. St. Johnsbury, Vt.: Environmental Films, 1993.

  • ______. The Tornado Nature’s Ultimate Windstorm. 1st Red River books ed. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2003.

  • Green, Elna C., ed. The New Deal and Beyond : Social Welfare in the South since 1930. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2003.

  • Hemingway, Lorian. A World Turned Over : A Killer Tornado and the Lives It Changed Forever. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2002.

  • The Heritage of Hall County, Georgia, 1818-2001. Waynesville, N.C.: County Heritage, Inc., 2001.

  • Himmelberg, Robert F. The Great Depression and the New Deal, Greenwood Press Guides to Historic Events of the Twentieth Century. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 2001.

  • Holmes, Michael S. The New Deal in Georgia: An Administrative History. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1974.

  • Hutchens, Linda Rucker and Ella J. Wilmont Smith. Hall County, Georgia, Black America Series. Charleston, S.C.: Arcadia, 2004.

  • Jakl, Vincent Edward and Charles L. Mitchell. “Papers on Tornadoes: The Thirteen Tornadoes of March 28, 1920.” Monthly weather review 48: 191-203.

  • Kramer, Stephen P. Tornado, Nature in Action (Minneapolis, Minn.). Minneapolis: Carolrhoda Books, 1992.

  • Langdon, Willard J. Law Enforcement in Hall County, 1818-1980. 1st ed. Gainesville, Ga.: Indian Valley Press, 1981.

  • Larson, Erik and Isaac Monroe Cline. Isaac’s Storm : A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History. 1st ed. New York: Crown Publishers, 1999.

  • Lawson, R. Alan. A Commonwealth of Hope : The New Deal Response to Crisis, The American Moment. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006.

  • Leuchtenburg, William Edward. Franklin D. Roosevelt and the New Deal, 1932-1940, The New American Nation Series. New York: Harper & Row, 1963.

  • Ludlum, David McWilliams. Early American Tornadoes, 1586-1870, The History of American Weather. Boston: American Meteorological Society, 1970.

  • McElvaine, Robert S. The Great Depression : America, 1929-1941. [New York, N.Y.]: Times Books, 1984.

  • McQuaid, John and Mark Schleifstein. Path of Destruction : The Devastation of New Orleans and the Coming Age of Superstorms. New York: Little, Brown and Co., 2006.

  • McRay, Sybil Wood. A Pictorial History of Hall County to 1950. Gainesville, Ga.: Hall County Library Committee, 1985.

  • Mogil, H. Michael. Tornadoes, World Life Library. Stillwater, Minn.: Voyageur Press, 2001.

  • Nalivkin, D. V. Budyko M. I. Hurricanes, Storms and Tornadoes : Geographic Characteristics and Geological Activity. New Delhi: Amerind Pub. Co., 1982.

  • National Emergency Council (U.S.) Activities of the Federal Emergency Agencies, 1933-1938. Assembled in Response to Numerous Requests for Historical and Statistical Data Relating to the Activities of the Principal Federal Emergency Agencies. [Washington, D.C.: s.n., 1938].

  • Norton, William L. Historic Gainesville & Hall County : An Illustrated History. 1st ed. San Antonio, Tex.: Historical Pub. Network, 2001.

  • Noyes, Clara D. “Department of Red Cross Nursing.” The American Journal of Nursing 36, no. 6 (1936): 623-24.

  • Perkins, Dexter. The New Age of Franklin Roosevelt, 1932-1945, The Chicago History of American Civilization. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, [1957].

  • Plummer, Gayther L. and John C. Purvis. Tornadoes in Georgia, 1950-1989, Research Report (Southeast Regional Climate Center (U.S.)). Columbia, S.C.: Southeast Regional Climate Center, 1991.

  • Powell, Margarett. Hall through the Years. Gainesville, Ga.: W.O. Sexton Print. Service, 1968.

  • Purvis, John C. and H. Landers. Tornadoes in South Carolina. [Columbia], S.C.: S.C. Civil Defense Agency, 1972.

  • Roosevelt, Franklin D., Lester G. Seligman, and Elmer E. Cornwell. New Deal Mosaic: Roosevelt Confers with His National Emergency Council, 1933-1936. Eugene: University of Oregon Books, 1965.

  • Rosenfeld, Jeffrey O. Eye of the Storm : Inside the World's Deadliest Hurricanes, Tornadoes, and Blizzards. New York: Plenum Trade, 1999.

  • Salmond, John A. The Civilian Conservation Corps, 1933-1942: A New Deal Case Study, Duke Historical Publications. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 1967.

  • Sawyer, Gordon. Gainesville : 1900 to 2000, Images of America. Charleston, S.C.: Arcadia, 1999.

  • Schlesinger, Arthur Meier. The Age of Roosevelt. 3 vols. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1957-1960.

  • Sigmon, B. M. “The Gainesville Tornado.” The American Journal of Nursing 37, no. 2 (1937): 131-33.

  • Smyth, Patrick Henry. “Tornado in Southern Alabama, March 5, 1919.” Monthly weather review. 47 (1919).

  • Stanford, John L. Tornado : Accounts of Tornadoes in Iowa. 1st ed. Ames: Iowa State University Press, 1977.

  • Statewide Coordination Meeting of Federal Agencies Operating in Georgia (1936 : Atlanta, Ga.). Report of the Proceedings of the Statewide Coordination Meeting of Federal Agencies Operating in Georgia : Held at the Henry Grady Hotel, Atlanta, Georgia, April 10, 1936. Atlanta: National Emergency Council, [1936?].

  • Steinberg, Theodore. Acts of God : The Unnatural History of Natural Disaster in America. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000.

  • Svenvold, Mark. Big Weather : Chasing Tornadoes in the Heart of America. 1st ed: Henry Holt, 2005.

  • Taylor, James B., Louis A. Zurcher, and William H. Key. Tornado: A Community Responds to Disaster. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1970.

  • “Tornadoes- Nature's Most Violent Storms a Preparedness Guide Including Safety Information for Schools.” [online resource], 1995. Available from http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS40865 [emd May 15, 2007].

  • Weems, John Edward. The Tornado. 1st ed. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1977.

  • Williams, Edward Ainsworth. Federal Aid for Relief, Studies in History, Economics and Public Law. New York: Columbia University Press, 1939.