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Burin Relief, ca. 1929
Burin Relief, ca. 1929

A truck on Duckworth Street in downtown St. John’s is loaded with relief supplies for tsunami victims along Newfoundland’s Burin Peninsula. As word of the disaster spread, public donations poured in from across the country.

Photographer unknown. Reproduced by permission of the Archives and Manuscripts Division (Coll. 137 02.01.044), Queen Elizabeth II Library, Memorial University, St. Johns, NL.
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