Postcard

Object number
2018.021.002
Title
The great New England hurricane of 1938, a scene on Main Street, Newport, R.I.
Creator
Tichnor Bros., Inc.
Date
1938
Description
Postcard depicting Thames Street flooded from the Hurricane of 1938. The storefront and sign for Thom McAn Shoes, located at 174 Thames, is visible.
Materials
paper
Credit Line
Gift of Kim Pinali
Object Type
postcards
Subjects
Floods
Hurricane of 1938
Hurricanes
Shoe stores
Storefronts
Storms
Streets
Thames Street