Sandy Lillydahl Venceremos Brigade Photograph Collection

Lillydahl, Sandy (photographer)

Isla de la Juventud: prison complex where Fidel Castro was held, 1970

"This photo shows the prison complex where Fidel Castro was jailed for several years under the Batista regime. After the revolution Fidel wanted it to be transformed into a school or hotel, but the round building retained its ominous atmosphere and was left as a memorial."

Place:
Isla de la Juventud (Cuba)
Extent:
1 photograph : 9 x 9 cm.
Language:
English
Subject(s):
Genre:
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
PH 056
Rights:
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Identifier:
muph056-b001-i024
Cite as:
Lillydahl, Sandy. Isla de la Juventud: prison complex where Fidel Castro was held, 1970. Sandy Lillydahl Venceremos Brigade Photograph Collection (PH 056). Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
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