S.S. Atenas moored at Old Havana Harbor


This file appears in: William Sydney Porter: Becoming O. Henry
S.S. Atenas moored at Old Havana Harbor

This 15-foot mural was commissioned for the United Fruit Company when they moved their headquarters to 321 St. Charles Ave. in New Orleans. O. Henry coined the term "Banana Republic" in relation to the United Fruit Company's involvement in sometimes corrupt transactions.


This file appears in: William Sydney Porter: Becoming O. Henry