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Here's another 19thC with the caption on the photo "Capt. Gen Castellanes & Staff leaving Havana 1-1-1899". with these following words written on the reverse (in English):

The Capt Gen leaving Havana

Jan 1st 1899 for Madrid Spain

hard to tell who was the happiest

the spanish soldier or Cuban

both seamed to happy
(sic)
. I believe

the spanish soldier to be the

happy man in this day.

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