View of the terrace and promenade of the Casa Blanca Beach Hotel

Material Information

View of the terrace and promenade of the Casa Blanca Beach Hotel
Uniform Title:
The Bryant Slides Collection
The Bryant Slides Collection, Jamaica
Unknown ( Photographer )
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
35 mm


Subjects / Keywords:
Montego Bay (Jamaica) -- Description and travel
Hotel -- Jamaica -- Montego Bay -- 1950-1960
Hotel restaurants -- Jamaica -- Montego Bay -- 1950-1960
Flags -- Great Britain
Caribbean Sea
Spatial Coverage:
Jamaica -- Caribbean region -- Montego Bay, Saint James


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:
In 1924, Maybelle ‘Ma’ Ewen opened the twelve room Doctor’s Cave Hotel, which later became known as the Casa Blanca Beach Hotel. This was the first hotel in Montego Bay, Saint James, Jamaica. In this image, tourists sit at a table to eat under a large umbrella on the terrace of the hotel, while servers stand around them. Slide labeled Casa Blanca Hotel Doctors Cave Beach Montego Bay.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Central Florida Libraries
Holding Location:
University of Central Florida
Rights Management:
All rights to images are held by the respective holding institution. This image is posted publicly for non-profit educational uses, excluding printed publication. For permission to reproduce images and/or for copyright information contact Special Collections & University Archives, University of Central Florida Libraries, Orlando, FL 32816 phone (407) 823-2576, email:
Resource Identifier:
CFM1972_01a ( Sheet 65: 8 )