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Cedar Rapids Museum Recovers from Floods

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Cedar Rapids Museum Recovers from Floods

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Cedar Rapids Museum Recovers from Floods

Cedar Rapids Museum Recovers from Floods

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Residents of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, continue their cleanup this week, days after floodwaters receded from more than 1,000 blocks of downtown.

It's not just homes and businesses, but city offices and museums that were partially submerged.

Michele Norris talks to Stefanie Kohn, curator for the National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library, which was surrounded by 15 feet of water at the flood's peak.

Kohn tells Norris about the care volunteers are taking to clean and preserve soaked artifacts.