People in the Mystic, Connecticut Area
Object ID:
1990.001.1335
Collection:
Stinson Collection
Description:
Photo on brown paper, of man holding his hat, sitting on a toilet out in the middle of a lot by the water damaged by the hurricane of 1938. It is a make-shift Christmas card with the text in handwriting: Our spirits were dampened by a hurricane flood in September and it left nothing in our purse for December, but……..Merry Christmas, anyway, folks! Jimmy and Dot. A colored image of two holly bush leaves are drawn in at the bottom right. It says on the back: PAPER-COURTESY MYSTIC LIBRARY.

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