The cargo ship "Renata Schroder"

Material Information

The cargo ship "Renata Schroder"
Uniform Title:
The Bryant Slides Collection
The Bryant Slides Collection, Cuba
Unknown ( Photographer )
Antonelli, Juan Bautista, 1547-1616 ( Engineer, Designer )
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
35 mm


Subjects / Keywords:
Castillo del Morro (Santiago de Cuba, Cuba)
Castles -- Cuba -- Santiago de Cuba
Cuba -- Description and travel
Cargo ships -- Cuba -- 1950-1960
Sierra Maestra Region (Cuba : Mountains)
Spatial Coverage:
Cuba -- Caribbean region -- Santiago de Cub


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 Morro Castle guard tower overlooking a river and cargo ship. Visable on the other side of the river are local homes, with the Sierra Maestra mountains in the background.
General Note:
Morro Castle Spanish: Castillo de los Tres Reyes Magos del Morro is a picturesque fortress guarding the entrance to Havana bay in Havana, Cuba. Juan Bautista Antonelli, an Italian engineer, was commissioned to design the structure. When it was built in 1589, Cuba was under the control of Spain. The castle, named after the biblical Magi, was later captured by the British in 1762.[

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Central Florida Libraries
Holding Location:
University of Central Florida
Rights Management:
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Resource Identifier:
Sheet 26: 3