Video – When Disaster Struck Connecticut: The Flood of 1955

YouTube – CPTV

– Created by Connecticut Public Television. “The Flood of 1955” is excerpted from the program, When Disaster Struck Connecticut, and is part of a collection of CPTV original documentaries.

Learn More


Connecticut State Library. “Finding Aid to Floods and Hurricanes in Connecticut - Inventory of Photographs - PG 160,” 2017. Link.


Western Connecticut’s Great Flood Disaster, August 19, 1955. Waterbury, CT: Waterbury Republican-American, 1955.

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