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Havana, Cuba Photograph Album

 Collection
Identifier: Image Archive-Album-040

Scope and Contents

c. 1890.  An album of 10 leaves containing 12 gelatin silver prints (7" x 9") taken by an unnamed photographer.  As a single work, the album depict some of the perennial Havana sites popular with 19th century photographers. The images include the Prado, El Morro, and the Hotel Inglaterra. Pieced together, the first three images of the album form a panorama of the city from an elevated vantage point across the bay.  Scenes from the waterfront are also present.  Each image is identified by a short caption.

Dates

  • c. 1890

Conditions Governing Access

Open to the public. No known restrictions.

Extent

12 Photographic Prints

Arrangement Note

Hollinger Oversize Box 30
Title
Havana, Cuba Photograph Album
Subtitle
Album 40, Image Archive, The Latin American Library, Tulane University
Date
August 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the The Latin American Library at Tulane Repository

Contact:
7001 Freret Street
Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, 4th floor
Tulane University
New Orleans Louisiana 70118 US
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