This Day in History Series

This Day in History: Twisters Devastate Gainesville, Georgia

Credit courtesy of Gary Doster
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Tomorrow is April 6.  If we were to turn Georgia's clock back 77 years to this date in 1936, we'd be witness to massive destruction visited upon Gainesville from tornadoes spawned by a storm system that had swept across the South.  

A conversation with Dr. Clifford Kuhn

Georgia State University Associate Professor of History Dr. Clifford Kuhn revisits the tragic event with WABE's Steve Goss.