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'Poverty Stricken'

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A barefooted boystands by a pool of stagnant water. In the background are several adults, huddled together near what appears to be a bridge under construction.

"Avaunt and quit my sight! thy bones are marrowless"

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A drawing depicting a man startling a cat as he shouts a line from Shakespeare's Macbeth - "avaunt and quit my sight! thy bones are marrowless..!"

"Ben Dung" Market

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"From Panama to King Street and Parade - people shopping for "foreign" clogs, shoes and disco slippers at "Ben Dung Plaza" the nickname which has been given to King Street where the higglers peddle their wares."

"Greetings from Ja." - Cane River Falls, Ja. (A. Duperly and sons)

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Large rocks surrounding the waterfalls at Cane River in Bull Bay (St. Thomas). A young man leans against one of the boulders.

"Greetings from Jamaica" - Roaring River Falls, St. Anns (A. Duperly and sons)

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Scenic view of the waterfalls at the Roaring River in St. Ann, Jamaica, cascading through lush vegetation.

"I love Jamaica"

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" 'I LOVE JAMAICA' - one of the national unity messages in crochet presented to Prime Minister, Hon. Edward Seaga and Leader of the Opposition, Mr. Michael Manley by Mr. Clyde Hoyte."

"Peas Please"

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Image showing several quarts of red kidney beans, also known as red peas. Some white beans can also be seen.

10 Miles Main Road (St. Thomas)

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"In this picture, a woman tests the depths of the "lake" which has developed in the road near Ten Miles."

10 year old Caribbean Pine in the Bull Head Mountains

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"Ten-year old Caribbean pine in the Bull Head mountains. Apart from the 'foxtail' [foreground right], all the other trees appear well leaved and healthy."

17th Century negro girl from Barbados

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A seventeenth century African woman from Barbados attired in European styled dress.