The Temporary Louvre (in background) was located on the north side of Front Street across from the burned building. There was a dispute over whether the new building would be allowed to protrude into the street.
Title from image. Stern and side view of ship, almost completely above water on reef. Note on verso of postcard: "This was indeed a pitiful sight - she is about 300 ft. long and she lies there so helpless and forlorn."