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Cuban Sugar Workers and Sugar Mills Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MS Group 026

Scope and Content

Group of 11 photographs, 5 negatives and 6 prints, detailing views of sugar mills, workers and life in the countryside of Cuba.

Dates

  • circa 1950-1960

Creator

Access

The collection is open for research.

Biographical/Historical Note

Arnold Eagle (1909-1992) was an American-Hungarian photographer. During the 1940s Eagle worked with Roy Striker in the Standard Oil Project, a visual document of life in New Jersey, where the company was headquartered, across the nation, and abroad, including Cuba.

Extent

0.01 Linear feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Group of 11 photographs, 5 negatives, and 6 prints taken by Arnold Eagle detailing views of sugar mills, workers and life in the countryside of Cuba.

Physical Location

University of Florida Smathers Library Building

Alternate Form of Finding Aid

This guide is available in Spanish at https://www.uflib.ufl.edu/findingaids/Spanish/msgroup26.pdf.

Acquisition Information

The collection was purchased in 2004.

Alternative Format Available

Digital reproductions of items in the Cuban Sugar Workers and Sugar Mills Photographs are available online via the University of Florida Digital Collections (UFDC). Please read the Permissions for Use statement for information on copyright, fair use, and use of UFDC digital objects.

Related Material

Collections related to the photographic production of Arnold Eagle: Standard Oil (New Jersey) Collection at the University of Louisville, and the Standard Oil Company (New Jersey) Photography Project Collection at The University of Texas at Austin.

Title
A Guide to the Cuban Sugar Workers and Sugar Mills Photographs
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid created by Ana D. Rodríguez
Date
November 2014
Description rules
Finding Aid Prepared Using Dacs
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida Repository

Contact:
George A. Smathers Libraries
PO Box 117005
Gainesville Florida 32611-7005 United States of America
352-273-2755