Tarps were set up to cover the goods.
Theme: Hurricane Luis 1995
Cleaning day in Marigot following Luis
A looting scene of Ram’s Market on the dutch-side of St. Martin after hurricane Luis.
Tractor removing debris after Hurricane Luis
Ram’s Market after Hurricane Luis
A woman and a child saving their goods
Survivors of Hurricane Luis gather what they can from the wreckage, to find supplies to survive and start to rebuild.
Military troop on top of Ram’s Market
In the aftermath of Hurricane Luis, a Dutch military troop stands on the roof of the damaged Ram’s Market to prevent more pillaging.
Cité Popo, the day after
Cité Popo was deeply impacted by Hurricane Luis. On September 22, 1995, the French government destroyed the entire shantytown and it was never rebuilt.
Military troops walking through a neighborhood on the Dutch Side
Soldiers, sent to maintain order in the wake of Hurricane Luis, patrol a neighborhood while armed with assault rifles.
Pelican Resort Hurricane Relief Center
A woman with her three children at Pelican Resort Hurricane Relief Headquarters on the Dutch side of St. Martin.