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New Orleans (La.) Office of Civil Defense

Photo 9
Test of emergency operations by city, state and federal officials, Oct. 7, 1971.
"Plotting the path of a hurricane through New Orleans is Dwight Smith, mechanical inspector with the Department of Safety & Permits. Maps, charts and blackboards dot the heart of the Emergency Operations Center."
Caption from Hall Talk, October 1971, p. 16.
[Photo by Joseph C. Davi]