Tag Archives: Disaster

Preparing for the Arrival of Hurricane Irene

Irene Over Jacksonville, Florida (Image Courtesy of Heath Riccobono)

In an Email Dated August 26 at 11:48 AM, Heath Said:

I took a picture on the way to work this morning – something you guys in NY can look forward to…coming your way. Here [you can see] the outer band over JAX – bright and sunny to the west, black to the east. Hope you guys stay safe! I know we got lucky here.

The Hindenburg Disaster Meets Led Zeppelin!

On This Day, May 6th in 1937: The Hindenburg airship crashes in New Jersey, killing 36 people. A photograph from this incident would later be used as cover art for Led Zeppelin’s first album.