Hurricane of 1930 | Administrator’s Dispatch

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Photographic Damage Report Photos

Various Dispatch Documents (administrator damage and weather reports, newspaper cuttings, telegraphs)

Dispatch Letter on Destruction to Lime Crops

Description by Anouk:

This box, titled ‘Hurricane in Dominica (with photographs and newspaper cuttings)’, included 14 photographs depicting hurricane damage to radio masts, buildings, boats and trees; as well as a dispatch letter to the Leeward Islands Governor in Antigua, from Administrator E.C. Eliot in Dominica; and newspaper cuttings and telegraphs.

Anouk’s reflections:

On the photographs of the destructions

On a letter about the destruction of lime crops by administrator E.C. Eliot

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