Tropical Siesta



Photo Title

Tropical Siesta

Photographer/Creator

Leonard McCombe

Collection

Publisher

LIFE

Caption/Description

McCombe paired this photograph and 'Baking Tortillas' to illustrate the ease and severity of life in the tropics. This photograph shows Kentuckian Henry Wallace, free-lance correspondent-press agent, who has achieved a luxurious standard of living in Havana Cuba. The other photograph shows Mexican woman baking tortillas.

Citation

Leonard McCombe, "Tropical Siesta," in POYi Archive, Item #674, http://archive.poy.org/items/show/674 (accessed November 20, 2019).

Date Added

07.03.2008