1899 Isla de la Juventud Bridge Cuba W B Townsend Print ORIGINAL HISTORIC OI1


"Bridge Across the Santa Fe River, Isle of Pines, near the Town of Santa Fe."

This is an original 1899 halftone print of artist W. B. Townsend with his guide, Bloy Lopez, on a bridge across the Santa Fe River on the Isla de Pinos (or as it is known now -- Isla de la Juventud) in Cuba. (Please note that there is printing on the reverse.)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a large collection of historical images of the people, architecture, and scenery of the new possessions of the United States after the Spanish-American War of 1898 (Cuba, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, Philippines).


This 112+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Grayscale
  • Grade: Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10 x 15 inches; 25 x 38 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)