Santo Domingo Photograph Album, 1930
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Brief Description: 1930.  An album of 110 black and white photographs (1 3/4" x  2 3/4") taken in Santo Domingo by an unknown photographer. As a group, the images record aspects of urban life: street scenes, transportation, public buildings and monuments, mass public occasions, troop formations, bridges, docks, "revolucionarios," and portraits of Presidents Vazquez and Trujillo.  Included also are numerous images documenting the physical damage and casualties caused by the hurricane which struck the city on September 3, 1930.  Each photograph is dated and described in detail on its reverse side.
Held at:
The Latin American Library at Tulane
7001 Freret St
New Orleans, LA 70118
Phone: 5048655605
Email: chernand [at] tulane.edu
Record Series Number: Photograph/036
Volume: 1.0 Items
Acquired: 05/10/1999.
Arrangement: Hollinger Box 26
Access Restrictions: Open to the public. No known restrictions.
Subject Index
Architecture, Modern -- Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic -- History -- 1930
Dominican Republic -- Politics and government -- 1930-1961
Horacio Vásquez, 1860-1936
Hurricanes -- Dominican Republic
Rafael Leónidas Trujillo Molina, 1891-1961
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Transportation -- Dominican Republic