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House being crushed by falling trees : the Great New England Hurricane of 1938

PC001.03.02.TMP.009 (RS1477)

Description

A tree crashed into the corner of a house shows the destruction caused by the Great New England Hurricane of September 21, 1938.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1938
Date Notes
21 September 1938
Physical Description
1 postcard
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 001477
AccessID: 2301
Other identifier: HNEDID-001477
GUSN
196502
Reference Code
PC001.03.02.TMP.009

Record details

Originator
International News Service (Photographic studio)
Descriptive Terms
destruction
disasters
events
houses
hurricanes
trees
Material Type
photographs
picture postcards
Subjects
New England Hurricane, 1938
Places
New England (United States) [general region]
Location Note
Small: Subjects: Weather: Hurricanes: Postcards

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