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Object Name Postcard
Title VIEW OF SAKONNET, R.I. 1.
Description Black and white photographic postcard. Photograph of Sakonnet Point in Little Compton RI. Buildings include fishing shanties, cottages, houses, hotel and water towers. The hotel was torn down in the 1930s and many other buildings were destroyed in the 1938 hurricane.
Year Range from 1905.0
Year Range to 1920.0
Medium Black and white photographic print
Print size h 3.5" x w 5.5"
Category 8: Communication Artifact
Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 2008.0699
Source Al Lees
Subjects Sakonnet Point
Fishing shanties
Fishing
Hotel
Hurricane
Water tower
Sakonnet Hotel
Lyman House
Received as Gift