West View, Morro Castle, Havana [picture postcard]
Blenkle, Victor A. Dr (physician) 1900- 1978
E.C. Kropp Co., Milwuakee
1 item, color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2"
Series 1, Box 17, Foreign--Cuba--Havana.
Photograph of a lighthouse on the coast of Cuba. The lighthouse sits on a small penninsula surrounded by a fortress, with the Cuban flag waving above the fort. Caption: "This formidable fortress was built in 1600 by the Spanish government. The light tower was erected in 1790. Its light is visible at a distance of 33 miles."
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, ca. 1880s-1970s, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. [Collection 200.]