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In the Spring of 1980, just a few weeks before the infamous Mount St. Helens eruption that would take his life along with 56 others, photojournalist Reid Blackburn captured the volcano as it looked before it exploded. The thing is, nobody knew this until last week, when a photo assistant at The Columbian — the newspaper Blackburn worked for — stumbled across the long-lost roll in a storage box.
Late Photog’s Long Lost Photos of Mount St. Helens Discovered in Storage (via Peta Pixel)
Mount St. Helens erupted 32 years ago today at 8:32 am. It still is the deadliest and most economically destructive volcanic event in the history of the United States.
I was totally obsessed with Mount St. Helens when I was a kid.
I am still obsessed with Mount St. Helens.