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NATIONAL GEOGRAPHICAL
#80 - CUBA

Size: 3" x 5"
Copyrighted: 1889
Lithographer: Donaldson Brothers

Cuba map - Hard Woods; Havana Cigars; Sugar Plantation
Area: 43,220 sq. mi
Population: 1,521,684
Government: Spanish Colony
Scenes: Hard Woods; Havana Cigars; Sugar Plantation

Although the cards in this series didn't include any additional descriptive information for the individual countries, the subsequently issued
Illustrated Atlas of Fifty Principal Nations of the World
did devote several paragraphs to
Cuba

"COPYRIGHT" Text Variations
Appears in the upper left corner, between the top border and the leaf. It is very faint, with an almost silvery appearance. (This is the variety shown in the full-size card, above).

It's known to exist on cards with the "Arbuckle's" spelling in the Explanatory text on the back.

Appears at the very bottom center of the card, just above the lower border and about " to the left of the words "Sugar Plantation". It is printed quite strongly.

It's known to exist on cards with the "Arbuckles'" spelling in the Explanatory text on the back.