The ship Renaissance is docked at Bridgetown port in Barbados

Bryant Slides Collection Circa 1940-1981 ( Guide to the Collection )

Material Information

The ship Renaissance is docked at Bridgetown port in Barbados
Uniform Title:
The Bryant Slides Collection
The Bryant Slides Collection, Barbados
Physical Description:
35 mm
Unknown ( Photographer )
Publication Date:


Subjects / Keywords:
Barbados -- Description and travel
Ocean liners -- Barbados -- Bridgetown
Automobiles -- Barbados -- 1960-1970
Visitors, Foreign -- Barbados
Tourists -- Barbados
Spatial Coverage:
Barbados -- Caribbean region -- Bridgetown, Saint Michael


General Note:
The slides were taken on collecting trips sponsored by the William L. Bryant Foundation, where books, music and art indigenous to the regions were gathered. The are organized by geographical location.
General Note:
The photograph shows two ocean liners docked in Bridgetown Port. Passengers can be seen on the one of the ship's decks looking over the side to see people and automobiles on the street. The M.S. Renaissance was built in 1966. Until 1977, she operated primarily on the Marseille-Haifa route under Compagnie Navigation de Paquet (Croiseres Paquet), Marseille, France. The cruise liner had many subsequent owners throughout her history, until her disposal in 2010. Slide labeled Barb 5.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Central Florida Libraries ( SOBEK page | external link )
Holding Location:
University of Central Florida ( SOBEK page | external link )
Rights Management:
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Resource Identifier:
Sheet 20: 1
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