Here in Montana, we read, heard and watched the coverage of Hurricane Sandy but sometimes it can be hard to actualize the devastation of a natural disaster that happened all the way across the country. It's been a year since Hurricane Sandy rocked the East Coast and these photos remind us of just how destructive it was and how resilient people can be.

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Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images
Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images
Photos by Andrew Burton/Getty Images
Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images
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Photos by Spencer Platt/Getty Images
Photos by Spencer Platt/Getty Images
Photos by Spencer Platt/Getty Images