Browse Items (1529 total)

  • Collection: Daily News Collection

Flying stump: India's 20 year old Dilip Vengsarkar has his offspring uprooted by Michael Holding to end a courageous innings of 39 in yesterday...

http://nlj.gov.jm/Digital-Images/d_0001874_flying_stump_michael_holding.jpg
The image shows Dilip Vengsarkar walking off the field after his stump was uprooted by Michael Holding. Other cricketers are also seen on the field in catching positions.

The Panama Canal

http://nlj.gov.jm/Digital-Images/d_0003321_panama_canal.jpg
Panoramic view of the Panama Canal.

Kingston Public Hospital (KPH)

d_0004535_kingston_public_hospital_kph.jpg
"The number of vendors who sell outside and within the compound of the K.P.H. has continued to increase to such an extent that the nurses complain that they can hardly find place to walk. Some even sell on the hospital wards as well as push their…

Kingston Public Hospital Construction 3

d_0004537_kingston_public_hospital_construction_3.jpg
"The Accident and Emergency block of the K.P.H. nearing completion after many delays."

Kingston Public Hospital Construction 2

d_0004538_kingston_public_hospital_construction_2.jpg
"The new four-storey block rises at the corner of Princess and North Streets. The building is set to be completed in 1976."

Kingston Public Hospital Construction 4

d_0004539_kingston_public_hospital_construction_4.jpg
"Two nurses walk beside the expansion to the K.P.H. (left), work on which is in progress after a lapse of several months."

Kingston Public Hospital employee demonstration

d_0004540_kph_employee_demonstration.jpg
"Short shorts in office at K.P.H.'s accounts department - demonstration over absence of air-conditioning unit in the department."

University Hospital

d_0004541_university_hospital.jpg
"On Friday, January 16, 1981, JAMINTEL made a presentation of a cheque for $1,100.00 earmarked for the purchase of a vacuum extractor unit to the University Hospital's Labour Ward. The machine would cut down the necessity for caesarean section…

South St. Elizabeth Medical Complex

d_0004542_south_st_elizabeth_medical_complex.jpg
"The South St. Elizabeth Medical Complex in Jamaica at 75% completion. The self-help Medical Complex on which construction started less than two years before, was moving towards completion. Over $350,000 was already spent on it and estimated to cost…