National Geographic : 1944 Sep
Albert W.Stevens Port au Prince, Sun-soaked Carpet of White, Stretches from the Head of a Great Bay tothe Foot ofHaiti's Mountains The Cathedral shimmers in the center of the city. At the extreme right stands the white-domed National Palace. The road upthemountain leads toPetionville and Kenscoff, cool summer retreats. Near the water front (right) is the two-story Customhouse. The square (left) istheopen market.