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El parapeto de la Cabana, Habana, c1900. Creator: William H. Jackson

El parapeto de la Cabana, Habana, c1900. Creator: William H. Jackson


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El parapeto de la Cabana, Habana, c1900. Creator: William H. Jackson

El parapeto de la Cabana, Habana, c1900. (Parapet of la Cabana)

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EDITORS COMMENTS
El Parapeto de la Cabana, Habana, c1900" is a captivating photomechanical print by American photographer William H. Jackson, showcasing the Parapet of La Cabana in Old Havana, Cuba. The image transports us back in time to the early 20th century, offering a glimpse into the rich history and architectural grandeur of this iconic fortification. The Parapet of La Cabana, also known as the Fort of San Carlos de la Cabana or simply La Cabana, is a historic military structure located in Havana, Cuba. Constructed in the late 17th century, it served as a crucial defensive fortress for the capital city, protecting it from potential invaders. The fort's impressive facade, adorned with cannons and intricate architectural details, stands proudly against the backdrop of the Caribbean Sea. In this photograph, Jackson expertly captures the essence of the Parapet, highlighting its weathered yet majestic appearance. The image reveals the disrepair and neglect that the fort had endured over the years, with peeling paint, moss-covered walls, and rusted cannons. Yet, despite the signs of decay, the fort's grandeur remains undeniable. The photograph offers a unique perspective, with a lone figure standing atop the parapet, gazing out at the expansive coastline. The man, perhaps a soldier or a local resident, adds a sense of scale and human connection to the image. The vibrant colors and rich details of the print make it an invaluable addition to any collection of historical and artistic works. This photograph, taken from the collection of the Library of Congress, is a testament to the enduring legacy of William H. Jackson and the importance of preserving historical sites like the Parapet of La Cabana for future generations to appreciate and learn from.

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