Local History Tornado Exhibit Closing on May 20th

View over 200 images, read written accounts from witnesses, see footage of the aftermath, and hear news broadcasts from the disaster.

2017 marked the 50th anniversary of the devastating tornado that struck Oak Lawn and surrounding communities. In recognition, Local History unveiled the exhibit Voices in the Wind: Remembering the 1967 Tornado . Featuring two hundred images, archival footage of the aftermath and recollections from witnesses, the display is located in the second-floor Local History Room. We invite you to stop by and view the exhibit before it closes on May 20th.


Created by Kevin Korst on May 8th, 2017 @ 3:21 PM.
Updated on Apr 6th, 2018 @ 12:42 PM.