Series 10 - Maps & photographs

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CA UTM F001-10


Maps & photographs


  • 1917-1957 (Creation)

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5 photographs: b&w; 19 x 24 cm or smaller
4 maps: 55 x 91 cm or smaller

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(c. 1900-2003)

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Series consists of four maps produced by Costa Rican divisions of the United Fruit Company. Series also includes five photographs which appear to be reprints of publicity photographs acquired from the United Brands Company Headquarters in New York in the 1980s. Photographs include depictions of United Fruit Company plantations, including in Guatemala.

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Maps restricted for preservation purposes. Contact the Archives & Special Collections Staff ( for information about accessing the maps.

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  • English
  • Spanish

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