Riots & Rebellions, Jamaica


Riots and Rebellions is a digitized collection of resources from the National Library of Jamaica. The collection brings together resources related to two landmark events in Jamaica’s history: the 1831 Sam Sharpe Rebellion / Baptist War and the 1865 Morant Bay Rebellion

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The Maroons in ambush on the Dromilly Estate in the parish of Trelawny
A postcard depicting maroons armed with weapons waiting to ambush English soldiers as they walk in the woods among huge trees and shrubs on the Dromilly Estate in the parish of Trelawny.

Dr. Underhill's letter : a letter addressed to the Rt. Honourable E. Cardwell, with illustrative documents on the condition of Jamaica and an explanatory statement
1 online resource (85 pages); illustrations

Jamaica, and the recent insurrection there