Before the hurricane of 1938, Misquamicut, Rhode Island

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1938

GUSN

GUSN-286365

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Description

A black and white image showing eight smaller images. The smaller images depict hotels, roads, beachgoers, and houses in Misquamicut before the hurricane of 1938.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hurricanes
hotels (public accommodations)
dwellings
beaches
streets
black-and-white negatives

Physical Description

1 negative ; 5.25 x 4.25 inches

Collection Code

PC053

Collection Name

Yankee Publishing Collection, 1890-1939

Reference Code

PC053.077

Places

Misquamicut (Washington county, Rhode Island)

Record Details

Material Type

black-and-white negatives

Descriptive Terms

Hurricane of 1938

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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