Photos: Aftermath of March 27, 1964, Good Friday quake in Alaska

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Highway fissured and spread
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Highway fissured and spread
This highway embankment fissured and spread (lurched). The road was built on thick deposits of alluvium and tidal estuary mud along Turnagain Arm near Portage.