Title: Court of a typical residence, Port-au-Prince, Hayti, W.I. Related Names: Detroit Publishing Co. , publisher Date Created/Published: [between 1890 and 1901] Medium: 1 negative : glass ; 8 x 10 in. Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-det-4a05450 (digital file from original) Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication. Call Number: LC-D4-8868 <P&P> [P&P] Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
U.S. presence in Haiti | America's Backyard Citing the Monroe Doctrine, President Woodrow Wilson orders U.S. Marines to occupy Haiti in 1915. They favor the biracial élite over black Haitians, deepening long-standing tensions. The U.S. withdraws in 1934.
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