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Posted at 04:44 PM ET, 03/01/2013

Knickerbocker snowstorm presentation: Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 7:00 p.m. at The Washington Post


Come hear the riveting tale of one of Washington, D.C.’s most destructive weather events: the Knickerbocker Snowstorm of January, 1922. Kevin Ambrose, writer and photographer for the Capital Weather Gang and author of the new book The Knickbocker Snowstorm, will deliver a gripping multimedia presentation.

You are invited to attend the presentation on the storm, sponsored by the Capital Weather Gang and D.C. Chapter of the American Meteorological Society.

Date and time: Tuesday, March 12th at 7 p.m. (the event will conclude by 8:30 p.m.)

Location: The Washington Post building auditorium, 1150 15th St. NW, use main entrance (on 15th St.)

To RSVP: Please fill out the form below by March 11.

The Washington Post building is metro accessible. Farragut North (Red Line) and McPherson Square (Orange/Blue Lines) are the closest stops. Public parking is also available nearby.

Copies of Kevin Ambrose’s book will be available for purchase at the event, or you can pick up a copy from your favorite book seller and bring it along to the meeting to have it signed.

Light refreshments will be provided.

Related links:

The Knickerbocker Snowstorm: Inside insights on D.C.’s deadliest disaster
Knickerbocker snowstorm: The story of David H. Lyman, Jr. and his family
Knickerbocker snowstorm: Miss Agnes Mellon and her date to the theater
Knickerbocker snowstorm: The final performance
The Great Knickerbocker Snowstorm of 1922
Your favorite Knickerbocker snowstorm photo?

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