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Please Note:

This website is a work in progress. If you know anything about anyone who died in the storm, please contact Mic Barnette at Thank You-MIC 

Information on this website was derived from a multitude of sources. Notable sources are listed below. Some of the books are available for sale through Barnette's Family Tree Book Company.


Blazyk, Stan, A Century of Galveston Weather: People and the Elements on a Barrier Island (Available $27.95)

Beasley, Ellen and Fox, Stephen, Galveston Architecture Guide, 1996, Houston, TX (Probably out of print)

Cline, Isaac Storms, Floods, and Sunshine, An Autoboigraphy 1945, New Orleans, Reprinted 2000, New Orleans, LA (Available $25.00)

Cline, Joseph L When the Heavens Frownded, 1946 Dallas, TX, Reprinted 2000, New Orleans (Available $17.95)

Coulter, John, Editor, The Complete Story of the Galveston Horror, 1900, New York (Out of Print)

Green, Nathan C.(Editor), Story of the 1900 Galveston Hurricane, 1900 , Reprinted 2000, New Orleans, LA (Available $22.00)

Greene, Casey Edward and Kelly, Shelly Henley (Editors), Through A Night of Horrors: Voices From the 1900 Galveston Storm, 2000, College Station, Texas (Available $24.95)

Halstead, Murat, Galveston: The Horrors of a Stricken City: Portraying by Pen and Picture the Awful Calamity the Befell the Queen City on the Gulf and the Terrible Scenes that Followed the Disaster, 1900, Chicago (Out of Print)

Larson, Erik, Isaac's Storm: A Man, A Time and the deadliest Hurricane in History, 1999 New York

Lester, Paul, The Great Galveston Disaster (Available $17.95)

Mason, Herbert Malloy, Death from the Sea: Our Greatest Natural Disaster, the Galveston Hurricane of 1900 (Out of Print)

McComb, David G., Galveston: A History, 1986, Austin, TX (Out of Print)

Miller, Ray, Ray Miller's Galveston, 1993, Houston (Out of Print)

Ousley, Clarence Gaveston in 1900, The Authorized and Official Record of a Proud City of the Southwest as It was before and after the Hurricane of September 8, and a Logical Forcast of Its Future, 1900, Atlanta 1900 (Out of Print)

Weems, John Edward, A Weekend in September: the Dramatic Story of the Galveston Storm-the Worst Disaster Ever To Strike the North American Continent, 1957, New York (May be back in print. Publisher unknown)


Galveston Daily News Numerous issues


New Orleans


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