Puerto Rico, 1917.
Puerto Rico. She left a Spanish colony and came home to an American territory.
Juliana Roldan, a Puerto Rican debutante, returns from finishing school in Madrid. Her brother Jose, Puerto Rico's biggest rum distiller, wants her to marry one of his cronies, but Juliana only has eyes for Fernando, the son of one of their Carib servants. While her brother fights Prohibition, she helps Fernando start his white rum business.
Puerto Rico. Spanish or American, doesn't matter; what matters is the land.