Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Street scene after the great 1896 hurricanePhoto by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
1896- Victims gathered around building devastated by hurricane - Cedar Key, FloridaPhoto by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
View of Pensacola Harbor, in the aftermath of the hurricane of 1906 - Pensacola, FloridaPhoto by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Bagdad Land & Lumber Company camp cars upended after the 1916 hurricane.Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Photographed in 1926, 1928, or 1935. Buildings reduced to piles of lumber.Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Seaboard Air Line Coachman station and fruit packing house after the 1921 hurricane.Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
South Methodist Church on South Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale after being demolished by September 18, 1926 hurricane.Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Building destroyed by the hurricane of 1926.Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Coffins stacked along the bank of a canal, after the hurricane of 1928 - Belle Glade, FloridaPhoto by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Automotive garage, demolished by the hurricane of 1928 - Belle Glade, Florida.Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
House destroyed by the 1933 hurricane.Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
1935- The hurricane washed this eleven car special train off the track soon after reaching the strickened area. The train was trying to rescue 683 World War I veterans in a rehabilitation camp, of which around 250 died as a result of the hurricane.Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Mortal remains of victims of the 1935 hurricane being cremated - Snake Creek, FloridaPhoto by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
View of debris left in the wake of Hurricane Donna - 1960Photo by: Charles Barron, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
View of debris left in the wake of Hurricane Donna - 1960Photo by: Charles Barron, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
View of debris left in the wake of Hurricane Donna - 1960Photo by: Charles Barron, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Damage from Hurricane Cleo - Miami, FloridaPhoto by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Home destroyed by Hurricane Dora - Jacksonville, Florida 1964Photo by: State Archives or Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
1964- Moving slowly through the flooded district of this North Florida city, Governor Farris Bryant gets a close look at these business places which had water up to five feet deep in them. An estimated 18 inches of rain fell over a three day period.Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Yachts destroyed by Hurricane Betsy at the Key West Yacht Club - Key West, Florida 1965Photo by: Dale McDonald, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Yachts destroyed by Hurricane Betsy at the Key West Yacht Club - Key West, Florida 1965Photo by: Cory McDonald, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
View from the Dupont Plaza of men walking in Hurricane Betsy : Miami, FloridaPhoto by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Hurricane Eloise landed on 23 September 1975. All together, it caused 76 deaths and over $2 billion in damages.Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
1975- Storm damage from Hurricane Eloise - Panama City Beach, FloridaPhoto by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
1975 - Storm damage from Hurricane Eloise - Panama City Beach, FloridaPhoto by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
1975 Storm damage from Hurricane Eloise - Panama City Beach, FloridaPhoto by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Home destroyed by Hurricane Elena.Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Home destroyed by Hurricane Elena 1985Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Members of Florida State's Delta Tau Delta fraternity had a difficult time getting to their cars following Hurricane Kate's visit to the capital city.Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
View showing trees blown down next to a house damaged by Hurricane Andrew in Dade County, Florida. 1992Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Harold Wilkins, 69, of Florida City walks through the rubble of what was once his trailer home, with only the clothes on his back and the items he's carrying.Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Devastation brought on by Hurricane Andrew 1992Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Devastation brought on by Hurricane Andrew 1992Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Close-up view of huge ficus tree uprooted at the intersection of Fleming and Francis streets - Key West, Florida. Hurricane Georges 1998Photo by: Dale McDonald, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Ficus tree on the 1400 block of 20th street that over turned on to vehicle owned by Bob Isherwood. Hurricane Georges 1998Photo by: Dale McDonald, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Close-up view of large west Indies mahogany tree blown over at the residence of Louis Ovide by Hurricane Georges - Key West, Florida 1998Photo by: Dale McDonald, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Huge ficus tree up rooted at the intersection of Fleming and Francis Streets, Key West, FL. Hurricane Georges 1998Photo by: Dale McDonald, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Road at Alligator Point destroyed by Hurricane Earl - Franklin County, Florida 1998Photo by: Mark Foley, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Car traveling through flooded intersection at Flagler Ave. and 5th St. following Hurricane Irene - Key West, Florida 1999Photo by: Dale McDonald, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Building damaged by Hurricane Ivan - Navarre Beach, Florida 2004Photo by: Chris Duval, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Porch damaged by Hurricane Ivan - Navarre, Florida 2004Photo by: Chris Duval, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Waves hit Navarre Pier hard during Hurricane Ivan's approach - Navarre Beach, Florida.Photo by: Chris Duval, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
House damaged by Hurricane Ivan - Pensacola, FloridaPhoto by: Chris Duval, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Billboard damaged by Hurricane Ivan - Navarre, Florida.Photo by: Chris Duval, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Boat washed ashore by Hurricane Ivan - Pensacola, Florida.Photo by: Chris Duval, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Cleanup continues after Hurricane FrancesPhoto by: Joshua Rodas, Getty Images
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Hurricane Frances 2004Photo by: Jose Jimenez, Getty Images
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Remains of house demolished by Hurricane Charley - Punta Gorda, Florida 2004Photo by: David Bujak, State Archives of Florida
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Catamaran flipped over during Hurricane Charley - Punta Gorda, Florida 2004Photo by: David Bujak, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
View of boats at Garrison Bight Marina during hurricane Rita - Key West, Florida 2005Photo by: Dale McDonald,State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Marina in Apalachicola flooded during Hurricane Dennis. 2005Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Market street flooded in Apalachicola during Hurricane Dennis 2005Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Debris on parking lot in Apalachicola from Hurricane Dennis 2005Photo by: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Destroyed shack blown across S. Roosevelt Blvd. Hurricane Wilma 2005Photo by: Dale McDonald, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Sand piled high in median of road during clean-up efforts following Hurricane Wilma - Key West, Florida 2005Photo by: Dale McDonald, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Tree blown down during Hurricane Wilma - Key West, Florida 2005Photo by: Dale McDonald, State Archives or Florida, Florida Memory
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
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Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
: A man who refused to give his name covers his face as 50-mph winds blow in advance of Hurricane Katrina August 25, 2005 in Deerfield Beach, Florida. Katrina is expected to make landfall later in the day as a weak Category 1 hurricane.Photo by: Carlo Allegri, Getty Images
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Katrina is blamed for at least 5 deaths and millions of dollars in damage from heavy flooding and destruction.Photo by: Carlo Allegri, Getty Images
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Friends Wilfredo Lopez (L) and Orlando Maderos paddle an air mattress down their street after Hurricane Katrina dumped as much as 15 inches of rain as it passed over this community south of Miami August 26, 2005 in Homestead, Florida.Photo by: Carlo Allegri, Getty Images
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Hurricane Isaac - August 28, 2012Photo by: NASA
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
H.V. Bailey looks at damage to a neighbor's home at Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016, after Hurricane Matthew passed through Friday. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)Photo by: Charlie Riedel
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
Palm trees blow in the rain and wind from Hurricane Matthew, October 7, 2016 in Ormond Beach, Florida. Overnight, Hurricane Matthew was downgraded to a category 3 storm. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)Photo by: Drew Angerer/Getty Images
Florida hurricanes over the years, from 1896 to Hurricane Matthew
A1A is seen after ocean waters stirred up by Hurricane Matthew washed away part of the ocean front road on October 8, 2016 in Flagler Beach, Florida.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)Photo by: Joe Raedle/Getty Images