March 27, 2023 Program: “The 1938 Flood”

The Redlands Area Historical Society, Inc.

Program Announcement


“The 1938 Flood”

Monday, March 27, 2023

7:00 p.m.

The Contemporary Club

173 S. Eureka Street, Redlands

The great flood of 1938 will be the topic of the March 2023 program of the Redlands Area Historical Society, Inc. Suzie Earp will speak about the flood that occurred along the Santa Ana River and how it impacted lives in the surrounding areas of the San Bernardino Valley and Southern California.

Many photos and even a home movie or two of the event and the aftermath will be shown. Earp will also discuss some of the consequences from this natural disaster.

Susie Earp recently retired as the long time Water Historian and Archivist at the Cal State San Bernardino Water Resources Institute where she also served as the director. The Water Library is the largest collection of historic materials about the Santa Ana Watershed.

 Historical Society programs are free and open to the general public. To register to attend the meeting in person or via Zoom please go to the following link:

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