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Carromatos--Floats. [Picture postcard.]

view Carromatos--Floats. [Picture postcard.] digital asset number 1
Collector:
Blenkle, Victor A. Dr (physician) 1900- 1978
Physical description:
1 item, black and white, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2"
Type:
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Cuba
Havana (Cuba)
Date:
1900
1920
1900-1920
Notes:
Series II, Box 17, Foreign--Cuba--Havana.
Summary:
Reproduction of a photograph of horse-drawn, canvas-covered wagons, standing in the middle of the city street. The title, "carromatos--floats", contrasts the English word 'floats' for the wagons that bring the sugar and/or the tobacco harvest into Havana. Note by "Raymond" on verso. Imprint on left edge: "No. 41 Wilson's Obispo 41 y 43 Habana."
Cite as:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, ca. 1880s-1970s, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. [Collection 200.]
Topic:
Rural population
Harvesting
Cities and towns
Travel
Farmers
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Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection 1880s-1970s
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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