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

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

disasters
hurricanes
destruction
trees
houses
events
picture postcards
photographs

Additional Identification Number

DigitalID 001477
AccessID 2301
Other identifier HNEDID-001477

Physical Description

1 postcard

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Reference Code

PC001.03.02.TMP.009

Date Notes

21 September 1938

Places

New England (United States) [general region]

Record Details

Originator

International News Service (Photographic studio)

Material Type

picture postcards
photographs

Subjects

New England Hurricane, 1938

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Small: Subjects: Weather: Hurricanes: Postcards