Browse Items (8 total)

  • Tags: Children

Young faces of Jamaica

d_0006823_young_faces_jamaica.jpg
Boys grinning as they huddle together for a photograph.

Enjoying a good guinep

d_0006818_enjoying_good_guinep.jpg
Youngster holding a bunch of guineps. The tropical fruit is also called Spanish Lime, Mamoncillo, Skinip or Quenepa in other cultures.

Reform School - Stony Hill

d_0006316_reform_school_stony_hill.jpg
Children on the lawns of the Government Reformatory in Stony Hill, St. Andrew. The school was for built poor, orphaned and troubled children.

Theresa Bennett evicted

d_0006282_theresa_bennett_evicted.jpg
"Theresa Bennett (in glasses) is not singular in her plight. Here she is shown with some of her six children, six grandchildren and an adopted child at a Cumberland Avenue address in Franklin Town Friday evening after their furniture was put out of a…

Sir Alexander Bustamante holding a Child on his lap in london

http://nlj.gov.jm/Digital-Images/d_0002059_sir_alexander_bustamante_1962.jpg
Sir William Alexander Clarke Bustamante, prime minister and National Hero of Jamaica. After Jamaica was granted independence in 1962, Bustamante served as the 1st prime minister until 1967.