Castillo de los Tres Reyes Magos del Morro

Material Information

Castillo de los Tres Reyes Magos del Morro
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 de los Tres Reyes del Morro (Havana, Cuba)
Fortifications -- Cuba -- Havana
Castles -- Cuba -- Havana
Cuba -- Description and travel
Architecture -- Havana (Cuba)
Historic sites -- Cuba -- Havana
Spatial Coverage:
Cuba -- Caribbean region -- Havana


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:
Outer wall of the Morro Castle. The fort was established in 1589 to guard Havana from pirates as well as British invaders. Juan Bautista Antonelli, an Italian engineer, was commissioned to design the structure. The fort itself was restored later in 1963.

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: 18