Hurricane Camille – Photos

Mississippi Gulf Coast – August 17-18, 1969

With winds in excess of 210 M.P.H. and tides over 24 feet, Hurricane Camille smashed into the Mississippi Gulf Coast on Sunday night, August 17th, and continued on into the early hours of Monday, August 18th. All of the aerial photographs were taken on Tuesday morning, August 19th. The other photographs were taken at various times, all within a few days after the storm.

The photographs on this page are protected by copyright. Copies of images may not be available. Please contact Jane Shambra, Local History/Genealogist for more information.