Gallery view

1936 Mar.

Means, Oliver W.

Aftermath of the great Hartford Flood Automobiles driving on 500 block of flooded Front Street (in front of Kanares Italian American Grocery)

Hartford (Conn.) - From a series of images of the great Connecticut River flood of 1936. Most images were possibly taken by Oliver W. Means and printed as real-photo postcards, however at least one appears to have been purchased.

Blanchard-Means Family Papers

1936 Mar.

Means, Oliver W.

Aftermath of the great Hartford Flood National Guardsmen and crowd (corner of Morgan and Market Streets, in front of Italian American Grocery)

Hartford (Conn.) - From a series of images of the great Connecticut River flood of 1936. Most images were possibly taken by Oliver W. Means and printed as real-photo postcards, however at least one appears to have been purchased.

Blanchard-Means Family Papers