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One fourth of all the sugar consumed throughout the world is grown in Cuba. The plantations include many holdings of enormous extent, each owning hundreds of miles of private railways and thousands of oxen to haul the cane from the fields.

Image ID: 1226103

One fourth of all the sugar consumed throughout the world is grown in Cuba. The plantations include many holdings of eno... (1926)

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Image Title

:  One fourth of all the sugar consumed throughout the world is grown in Cuba. The plantations include many holdings of enormous extent, each owning hundreds of miles of private railways and thousands of oxen to haul the cane from the fields.

Additional Name(s)

: Carpenter, Frank G. (Frank George), 1855-1924 -- Author

Medium

: Halftone photomechanical prints

Specific Material Type

: Photomechanical prints

Item/Page/Plate

: facing page 194

Source

: Lands of the Caribbean : the Canal Zone, Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala, Cuba, Jamaica, Haiti, Santo Domingo, Porto Rico, and the Virgin Islands / by Frank G. Carpenter.

Source Description

: xiv, 305 p. : plates, ports., map ; 24 cm.

Location

: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture / General Research and Reference Division

Catalog Call Number

: Sc E 00-1347

Digital ID

: 1226103

Record ID

: 573736

Digital Item Published

: 2-26-2005; updated 3-25-2011

Rights Notice

: Rights Notice: Permission is required for reproduction from Photographic Services and Permissions, The New York Public Library.

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