Woody Strode on boat during filming of the movie "Cuba Crossing" - Key West, Florida

Woody Strode on boat during filming of the movie "Cuba Crossing" - Key West, Florida


Image Number

  • CM0326

Year

  • ca 1980

Series Title

General Note

  • Cuba Crossing was a low-budget film about an attempt to assassinate Cuban leader Fidel Castro. Released under several titles, it starred Robert Vaughn, Stuart Whitman, Woody Strobe, and Sybil Danning and was directed by Carl Workman. Partly filmed in Key West.
  • Along with Kenny Washington, Woody Strode was the first African American athlete to play for the NFL, when they signed with the LA Rams in 1946. He also wrestled professionally, and played in many films, including The Ten Commandment, Once Upon a Time in the West and The Cotton Club. He played the role of Titi.

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Title of Work

  • Cuba Crossing (Motion picture)

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 photonegative - b&w - 35 mm.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject


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Woody Strode on boat during filming of the movie "Cuba Crossing" - Key West, Florida
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Chicago Manual of Style

McDonald, Cory, 1946-. Woody Strode on boat during filming of the movie "Cuba Crossing" - Key West, Florida. ca 1980. Black & white photonegative, 35 mm. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/90600>, accessed 22 January 2019.

MLA

McDonald, Cory, 1946-. Woody Strode on boat during filming of the movie "Cuba Crossing" - Key West, Florida. ca 1980. Black & white photonegative. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 22 Jan. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/90600>.

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(State Archives of Florida/McDonald)