In Sunny Havana 1931

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Full title reads: "Cuba. In Sunny Havana. President Machado and the nation celebrate national fete day."

Havana, Cuba.

Exterior of Presidential Residence in Havana.

Various shot of President Machado greeting military officers. He gives them a rousing speech.

The President...



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