William P. Clark, who received a Carnegie Hero Fund award for his rescue of a Morganton man from the Catawba River.
William P. Clark, who received a Carnegie Hero Fund award for his rescue of a Morganton man from the Catawba River. (Morganton) News Herald
William P. Clark, who received a Carnegie Hero Fund award for his rescue of a Morganton man from the Catawba River. (Morganton) News Herald

NC Great Flood of 1916 brought a day of tragedy and heroes as rivers rose

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