I doubt this needs an intro. ;)
location: Vulcan, Alberta.

Tornado approaching Canadian city. Vulcan, Alberta, Canada. July 8, 1927 (NOAA Photo Library).

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Phil Washburn playing saxophone, on farm in Vulcan area, Alberta, 1945-46


I took this on a cross-country drive from Alaska to Florida (2 weeks, 5,400+ miles, I know you were wondering).  I actually first heard about this place on the documentary Trekkies and saw a sign after I passed Calgary.  Turns out it wasn’t that far a detour, so I checked it out.

Cyclone at Vulcan. Postcard depicts Cyclone in sky at dusk, 1927.