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Jamaica 1959-1982

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3073E

Scope and Contents

A collection of loose prints intended for the exhibition 'Commonwealth in Focus' but received too late for inclusion. The subjects into which the collection is divided were chosen by the National Library of Jamaica, and are based on the headings used for the sections of the 'Commonwealth in Focus' exhibition. All measure either 250 x 200 mm or 370 x 300 mm. Various photographers.


  • Creation: 1959 - 1982


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 (


25 item(s) (25 images)

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Generally good condition, although some have lost some glazing through damp.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was given by the National Library of Jamaica in July 1982.

Existence and Location of Copies

This collection is available on microfiche: South America/Caribbean, fiche number 19.


This collection level description was entered by SG using information from the original typescript catalogue.


National Library of Jamaica

Includes index.
2004-02-02 12:00:41+00:00
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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