Photograph album

Object number
FIC.2019.037
Date
circa 1938
Description
A photograph collection, originally housed in an album, which includes aerial views of Newport, captured in the summer of 1938. The album includes contact prints only, which have been numbered by the photographer. 

The original title page of the album read:

"Air Photos of Newport R.I Supplementing America's Cup Race pictures. Flown and photographed by H.H. Harris. Credit line: "H.H. Harris - General Alloys." These contacts are for reference only. Pictures are sharp to 30" x 40". Summer of 1938 just before the great hurricane of Sept 18th. Note beautiful shape of trees and heavy foliage. Now all wind-blown and thinned out". 
Materials
paper
Object Type
photograph albums
Subjects
Hurricane of 1938