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The Camp, Newcastle, Jamaica, 1897

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y307J/4

Scope and Contents

229 x 291 mm (overall), 140 x 203 mm (image). Halftone print. Studio name printed as part of image, print inscribed by hand in ink, au recto, below image. Photograph is taken from an elevated location and shows a densely populated area, believed to be 'The Camp' indicated in the caption, among distant mountaintops. There are negligible details present in the sky. For another photograph of the same scene see Y307J/5.


  • Creation: 1897

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Very good condition, age toned, with minor dirt marks and noticeable dirty finger prints in margin.

Related Materials

C. Washington Eves (Charles Washington); Royal Colonial Institute (Great Britain). The West Indies. 4th ed. London: S. Low, Marston, & Co, 1897. See p. 75.

Date information

DateText: The date is approximate..


W.M.H. Ward & Co.

Finding aid date

2020-01-29 15:12:43+00:00

Repository Details

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