A Caneel Bay Hotel employee carrying brooms down a path

Material Information

A Caneel Bay Hotel employee carrying brooms down a path
Uniform Title:
The Bryant Slides Collection
The Bryant Slides Collection, Saint John
Unknown ( Photographer )
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
35 mm


Subjects / Keywords:
Saint John (United States Virgin Islands)
Virgin Islands National Park (United States Virgin Islands)
Saint John (United States Virgin Islands) -- Description and travel
Hotels -- Employees -- United States Virgin Islands -- Saint John
Bicycles -- United States Virgin Islands -- Saint John -- 1960-1970
Spatial Coverage:
United States Virgin Islands -- Caribbean region -- Caneel Bay, Saint John
United States Virgin Islands -- Saint John -- Caneel Bay


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:
A hotel employee dressed in white while carrying brooms walks by parked bicycles. There is a narrow path shaded by various trees. In the distance are coconut trees and a view of the bay. As of 2013, the Caneel Bay Resort, consisting of 150 acres, was leased to Rosewood Hotels by the United States National Park Service (NPS). The land was originally owned by Laurance Rockefeller and located within the Virgin Islands National Park (VINP) on Saint John, United States Virgin Islands. Rockefeller purchased much of the land near the northwest side of the island and later deeded the resort and over 5,000 acres of land to Jackson Hole Preserve, his family trust. In accordance with Rockefeller’s wishes Jackson Hole Preserve deeded the land and later the resort to the United States government in order to create a nature preserve. The VINP which encompasses more than 7,000 acres (more than half of Saint John) is run by the NPS. Slide labeled Caneel Bay Hotel St Johns.

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 75:6 )

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