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Views in Jamaica, circa 1912

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3073C

Scope and Contents

A collection photographed by Lewis W. Clemens. It contains 14 photographs mounted on paper, with a short typewritten descriptive text (of the original 19 prints, 5 are missing) from which the titles have been taken. The photographs measure approximately 100 x 75 mm.


  • Creation: 1912


Conditions Governing Access

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (

Biographical / Historical

Lewis W. Clemens was of Ashfield Lodge, Toronto and was active in the Caribbean in the 1900s. No further details are available other than that he is listed as an amateur photographer.


1 file(s) (14 images in 1 file)

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

the photographs are in varying conditions, most are good but a few show signs of chemical staining.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Clemens April 30 1912.

Existence and Location of Copies

This collection is available on microfiche: South America/Caribbean, fiche numbers 15-16.


This item level description was entered by PJ and MJC using the original typescript catalogue.

Date information

DateText: The date is approximate..


Clemens, Lewis W, fl 1900-1909

Includes index.
2002-11-16 09:18:47+00:00
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

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