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Hurricane of 1938, Misquamicut, Rhode Island

PC053.076 (RS185834)

Description

A black and white image showing a house on the coast in Misquamicut, Rhode Island, which suffered severe damage in the hurricane of 1938. The caption reads, "1938 Hurricane, Misquamicut, R.I., Geo. Phillips house [?] (original label)."

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Details

Collection Name
Yankee Publishing Collection, 1890-1939
Collection Code
PC053
Dates
1938-09
Physical Description
1 negative ; 5.25 x 4.25 inches
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
286364
Reference Code
PC053.076

Record details

Descriptive Terms
Hurricane of 1938
damage
dwellings
hurricanes
Material Type
black-and-white negatives
Places
Misquamicut (Washington county, Rhode Island)
Physical Access Restrictions
The item is a black and white negative, but it has been digitized as a positive image for ease of use.

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