Browse Collections (29 total)

Jamaican Newspapers

Jamaica Times - December 8-29, 1900.pdf

The Newspaper Collection is the most comprehensive of its kind in existence. It includes over 100 titles of Jamaican newspaper dating back to 1718…

Jamaican & West Indian Periodicals

The Columbian Magazine_vol 1_1796.pdf

This collection consists of serials relating to Jamaica and the West Indies.

Daily News Photographs


This collection consists of photographs that appeared in the historic Jamaican newspaper - the Daily News. Where possible, the descriptions added were…

Dr. Anthony Robinson's Drawings - Birds


Drawings of Jamaican birds done by surgeon and botanist, Dr. Anthony Robinson.

Valdez Collection


The Valdez Collection features photographs taken in the very early 20th century in Jamaica by J.B. Valdez. This is just a sample of the photographs in…

Clarendon, Jamaica


The Parish of Clarendon is Jamaica’s third largest
parish in size behind St. Catherine and St. Ann, with
the parish and is located on the southern…

St. Andrew, Jamaica


St. Andrew was one of the first parishes to be established by Law in 1867 having been known prior to that time as Liguanea. “Liguanea” is one of…

Hanover, Jamaica


The parish of Hanover was formed out of St. Elizabeth and Westmoreland on November 12, 1793. It was named for the reigning monarch on the British…

Kingston, Jamaica


The original section of the city of Kingston was laid out to house survivors of the 1692 earthquake that destroyed Port Royal. At that time, since…