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Christopher Columbus statue in Havana

Guide to the Bryant Slides Collection, 1940-1981 ( Guide to the Collection )

Material Information

Christopher Columbus statue in Havana
Uniform Title:
The Bryant Slides Collection
The Bryant Slides Collection, Cuba
Physical Description:
35 mm
Unknown ( Photographer )
Cucchiari, J. ( Sculptor )
Publication Date:


Subjects / Keywords:
Columbus, Christopher -- Statues -- Cuba -- Havana
Sculpture -- Cuba
Palacio de los Capitanes Generales (Havana, Cuba)
Government facilities
Castles & palaces -- Cuba -- Havana
Cuba -- Description and travel
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:
This statue is located at el Palacio de los Capitanes Generales in Havana, Cuba. The palace used to house the captain general, or governor of Cuba when the island was under Spanish control. It is located on calle tacon near obispo, in old Havana.
General Note:
Christopher Columbus marble monument was installed in the year 1862 by the Italian sculptor J. Cucchiari.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Central Florida Libraries ( SOBEK page | external link )
Holding Location:
University of Central Florida ( SOBEK page | external link )
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: speccoll@mail.ucf.edu
Resource Identifier:
Sheet 85: 8
System ID:

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