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  • Tags: 1950s

Beach Damage 1954 Hurricane copy.jpg
Damage caused to beachfront property on Fairfield Beach by the Hurricane of 1954.

Fairfield Beach 1954 Hurricane.jpg
Two women walk amidst the destruction inflicted upon Fairfield Beach by the 1954 hurricane.

beach dikes 1954 hurricane.jpg
Dikes constructed to protect Fairfield Beach hold against the pounding of the 1954 hurricane.

House Debris 1954 Hurricane.jpg
Visible here is the rubble of a house destroyed by the 1954 hurricane.

Riverside Drive 1953 Hurricane.jpg
A view looking east into Riverside Drive, which was flooded by the 1953 hurricane.

Quincy St 1953 Hurricane.jpg
A view of the floodwater on Quincy Street in the wake of the 1953 hurricane.

Reef Road 2 Hurricane 1953.jpg
A truck plows through the floodwater on Reef Road left by the 1953 hurricane.

Burr_Howard.jpg
Black and white photograph of Domenic Mercurio shaking hands with Howard Burr while sitting in a rowboat.

Jennings Beach 1955.jpg
Color postcard of people on the beach, with striped sun umbrellas.

Greenfield Hill Fire Department.jpg
Engine #5, Greenfield Hill Fire Department (Co. #5)
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