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Digital Archives - Toronto, 42 years after Hurricane HazelOct 17, 1996 | 1:55Digital Archives Toronto, 42 years after Hurricane Hazel Video
Digital Archives Toronto, 42 years after Hurricane Hazel Oct 17, 1996 | 1:55"The National" flashes back to Toronto's greatest disaster.
Digital Archives - Life after Hurricane HazelOct 14, 1979 | 1:54Digital Archives Life after Hurricane Hazel Video
Digital Archives Life after Hurricane Hazel Oct 14, 1979 | 1:54On the 25th anniversary of Hurricane Hazel CBC's The National looks at how the city of Toronto has changed to ensure such a flood never occurs again.
Digital Archives - Hurricane Hazel: 'A wind with a woman's name'Sep 29, 1959 | 2:25Digital Archives Hurricane Hazel: 'A wind with a woman's name' Video
Digital Archives Hurricane Hazel: 'A wind with a woman's name' Sep 29, 1959 | 2:25Dramatic music and narrative add to the gravity revealed by these images of Hurricane Hazel's aftermath.
Digital Archives - Hurricane Hazel floods TorontoDec 6, 1954 | 9:13Digital Archives Hurricane Hazel floods Toronto Video
Digital Archives Hurricane Hazel floods Toronto Dec 6, 1954 | 9:13The worst flood in Toronto history destroys roads and bridges, washes away whole neighbourhoods and leaves 81 dead.
Digital Archives - Hurricane Hazel: Ernie Smith's tragedyOct 17, 1954 | 2:24Digital Archives Hurricane Hazel: Ernie Smith's tragedy Audio
Digital Archives Hurricane Hazel: Ernie Smith's tragedy Oct 17, 1954 | 2:24Ernie Smith scraped together $1,000 to buy a small house by the water. Now it looks "like a smashed packing crate."
Digital Archives - Hurricane Hazel's path of destructionOct 15, 1954 | 14:26Digital Archives Hurricane Hazel's path of destruction Audio
Digital Archives Hurricane Hazel's path of destruction Oct 15, 1954 | 14:26An American report reveals the major destruction Hurricane Hazel wreaked across the United States before hitting Canada.
Digital Archives - Hurricane Hazel: A family escapes the floodOct 14, 1954 | 2:15Digital Archives Hurricane Hazel: A family escapes the flood Audio
Digital Archives Hurricane Hazel: A family escapes the flood Oct 14, 1954 | 2:15A man and his family escape from their home as it fills with water. Some of his neighbours are not so lucky.
Digital Archives - Rebuilding Long Branch after Hurricane HazelOct 14, 1954 | 2:29Digital Archives Rebuilding Long Branch after Hurricane Hazel Audio
Digital Archives Rebuilding Long Branch after Hurricane Hazel Oct 14, 1954 | 2:29Even as police evacuate Toronto residents from their homes, city officials make plans to purchase the ruined homes and create a park where the homes stood.

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