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E.A. Gay collection on Grenada

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30771A

Scope and Contents

Prints showing a variety of scenes in town and country. They are listed in manuscript on a sheet of paper inserted at the front of the album and these descriptions have been transcribed as found.


  • Creation: 1890 - 1893


Conditions Governing Access

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Biographical / Historical

Nothing is known of Arnold E. Gay except that he lived at The Brothers in Grenada and joined the Royal Colonial Institute in 1895.


1 album(s) (31 images in 1 album)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Arnold E. Gay in November 1896.

Existence and Location of Copies

This collection is available on microfiche: South America/Caribbean, fiche number 26.


For further information on Grenada see: Drayton, Edward (1896), 'The Grenada handbook, directory and almanac', London: Marston and Co.


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

Date information

DateText: The dates are approximate..


Gay, Arnold E, fl 1895

Includes index.
2002-11-16 11:44:02+00:00
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

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