The awful catastrophe in Porto Rico
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 Material Information
Title: The awful catastrophe in Porto Rico
Physical Description: 1 p. : ill. ; 40 cm.
Language: English
Creator: unknown
Publisher: Leslie's Weekly
Place of Publication: New York
Publication Date: 1899
Subjects / Keywords: Caribbean Area   ( lcsh )
Hurricanes -- Puerto Rico   ( lcsh )
Puerto Rico -- 1890-1900   ( lcsh )
Periodical illustrations -- 1890-1900   ( lcsh )
Spatial Coverage: Puerto Rico
General Note: Page 164 from Leslie's Weekly, August 26, 1899.
General Note: Five illustrations on 1 p.: The popular market-place in Ponce, which was swept away by the flood and storm. -- The landing at Ponce Playa, where great damage was done to small craft. -- The "McPherson," the first relief vessel sent out by the United States, with 6,000,000 pounds of food supplies. -- Native huts on the Aibonito Road, showing the character of the dwellings of the natives that were swept away by the thousands. -- Loading bags of rice on the relief transport "McPherson", at New York.
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Source Institution: HistoryMiami
Holding Location: HistoryMiami
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Resource Identifier: local - 2009-212-1
System ID: AA00009512:00001