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:

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Caribbean Area   ( lcsh )
Hurricanes -- Puerto Rico   ( lcsh )
Puerto Rico -- 1890-1900   ( lcsh )
Periodical illustrations -- 1890-1900   ( lcsh )
Spatial Coverage:
Puerto Rico

Notes

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.

Record Information

Source Institution:
HistoryMiami
Holding Location:
HistoryMiami
Rights Management:
All rights reserved by the source institution.
Resource Identifier:
local - 2009-212-1
System ID:
AA00009512:00001