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Bricks and plaster rained onto these desks in North Cache High School during the earthquake. Luckily the quake hit at 6:30 a.m. before school opened.

1962 Cache Valley, Utah earthquake; magnitude 5.7




Grocery stores in Cache Valley required several hours of clean-up after the earthquake.

1962 Cache Valley, Utah earthquake; magnitude 5.7




Inside Model Billiards in Logan, Utah, major damage occurred when the walls spread apart, allowing the roof to fall. Patrons were seated at the lunch counter, but no one was injured.

1962 Cache Valley, Utah earthquake; magnitude 5.7




Many large plate glass windows were broken throughout Cache Valley. This is the Keith O'Brien store in downtown Logan, Utah.

1962 Cache Valley, Utah earthquake; magnitude 5.7




Plaster fell on the organ and the piano in the Richmond Tabernacle; Richmond, Utah (Latter-Day Saints church). The building itself suffered structural damage and was torn down.

1962 Cache Valley, Utah earthquake; magnitude 5.7


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