El Malecón at Havana Bay

Material Information

El Malecón at Havana Bay
Uniform Title:
The Bryant Slides Collection
The Bryant Slides Collection, Cuba
Unknown ( Photographer )
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
35 mm


Subjects / Keywords:
Yachts -- Cuba -- Havana -- 1950-1960
Havana Bay (Cuba) -- 1950-1960
Street Scenes -- Avenida del Malecon -- Cuba -- Havana
El Malecon de la Habana -- Aerial Views -- Cuba -- Havana
Spatial Coverage:
Cuba -- Caribbean region -- Havana 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:
The Malecón is a broad street with a public walkway , protected by a seawall which stretches for approximately 5 miles along the coast of Havana Bay. It is located in Havana and runs from the mouth of Havana Harbor in Old Havana to Vedado. Construction of the Malecón began in 1901, during temporary U.S. military rule after Cuba's War of Independence.

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:
Sheet 26: 14