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U.S. Navy in Nicaragua and Panama Photograph Album, ca. 1930.
Bernath Mss 130
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Title:

U.S. Navy in Nicaragua and Panama Photograph Album, ca. 1930

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

Photograph album containing 50 captioned photos, primarily of the U.S. naval presence in Managua during the U.S. occupation of Nicaragua. Mounted on the front cover is a large color illustration depicting three American soldiers talking to three Nicaraguan children standing in front of a home, captioned "Marines make friends in Nicaragua." Another large color illustration mounted on the back cover shows five Marines looking at a piece of pre-Columbian statuary. Images include naval ships, scenery, soldiers, the Panama Canal, Nicaraguan conservatives and rebels.

Date:

1930 (issued)

Subject:

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United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- 20th century
Nicaragua -- History -- Revolution, 1926-1929
Managua (Nicaragua) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Purchase, 2004.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.
Cite as: [Identification of item], U.S. Navy in Nicaragua and Panama Photograph Album. Bernath Mss 30. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Type:

Photographs.
Photograph albums.

Physical Description:

.2 linear ft.

Language:

English

Identifier:

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.