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 Material Information
Title: Port-au-Prince (Haiti)
Physical Description: 1 photograph : b & w
Language: English
Publication Date: 1941 Jan 17
Subjects / Keywords: Caribbean Area   ( lcsh )
Port-au-Prince (Haiti) -- 1940-1950   ( local )
Port-au-Prince (Haiti) -- Aerial photographs   ( lcsh )
Spatial Coverage: Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Abstract: Oblique aerial view shows dwellings in the foreground, the National Palace behind, and a mountain range in the background. Many of the houses show a steeple-like pointed roof addition.
Biographical: The steeple-like pointed roof addition features prominently in Haitian architecture. The addition served as a hood which funnelled hot air out of the house.
 Record Information
Source Institution: HistoryMiami (formerly the Historical Museum of Southern Florida)
Holding Location: HistoryMiami (formerly the Historical Museum of Southern Florida)
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution.
Resource Identifier: local - 2012-322-1
System ID: AA00015628:00001

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