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A View of the Imperal del Paseo at Havana Cuba.


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A splendid view of the Paseo, which the accompanying article compares to London's Hyde Park as a gathering place for society. The Gleason's Pictorial article goes on to describe the customs and amusements of the city's residents and ends with the observation that despite the fine educational opportunities available in Havana, “many planters' sons are sent to [the U.S.] to perfect their education."
Item Number: 011
Cartographer: Gleason's Pictorial
Place & Date: Boston / 1853
Size: 9 1/2" x 7" (image); 10" x 14 1/2" (overall, including image and text).
Condition: lower view colored; light overall age toning
Price: SOLD