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  • Tags: Bennett, Louise, - 1919-2006

Miss Lou meeting the Queen

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Louise Bennett and the Queen smile as they greet each other on the Queen's visit to Jamaica.

Miss Lou laughing

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A laughing portrait of Miss Lou. She is wearing a wide brim straw hat.

Miss Lou in crowd of children

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Miss Lou surrounded by children during presentation.

Miss Lou collecting Honourary Award

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Louise Bennett-Coverley, dressed in gown and receiving the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Letters from the University of the West Indies in September 1983.

Miss Lou beside a car

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Bennett, Louise, - 1919-2006; Folklorists; Poets - Jamaica; Authors, Jamaican; Automobiles

Miss Lou beside a bus

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Miss Lou, dressed in outfit with African print, stands by a minibus.

Miss Lou & gentleman standing in room

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Miss Lou gesticulating as she speaks in a room with a man looking on. Behind her is a shelf with several dolls.

Miss Lou

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Miss Lou strikes a pose by a palm tree; she is wearing her signature bandana dress.