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Cuban volunteers in the barracks

Local call number: N041306

 

Title: [Cuban volunteers in the barracks]

 

Date of image: 1898.

 

Physical descrip: 1 photonegative : b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

 

Series Title: (General collection)

 

Personal author: Willets, Gilson.

 

General note: Note from caption: "Cuban volunteers in their barracks. Many of these were cigar makers at Tampa."

 

Historical note: The "Army of the Cuban Republic" was made up

from 40 Cubans from Jacksonville, 200 from New York, and 150 from Key West. They

set sail on the Florida to join the rebels on May 21st.

 

Repository: State Library and Archives of Florida, 500 S. Bronough St., Tallahassee, FL 32399-0250 USA. Contact: 850-245-6700. Archives@dos.state.fl.us

 

Persistent URL: www.floridamemory.com/items/show/149395

 

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