In 1954, two different hurricanes, Hurricane Carol and Hurricane Edna, caused significant damage on Hog Island. In response, Carl Buchheister launched an appeal fund, which swiftly raised over $10,000 to cover repairs.
Disaster FundHurricane CarolHurricane EdnaHurricanes
Carl Buchheister to Maine Campers Letter, May 1955Carl Buchheister to Roger Peterson Letter, July 23, 1955Hurricane Carol in Lincoln County Report, 1954
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