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The Hon. Hugh Lawson Shearer meeting with Haile Selassie at U.N

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Jamaican Prime Minister, Hon. Hugh Lawson Shearer, meeting with Haile Selassie at United Nations office in Jamaica.

Flood victims

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Prime Minister Michael Manley, George Headlam and others touring a shelter following flood rains.

Bamboo River, St. Thomas

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"Discussing the problems caused by the flood rains which destroyed the furniture and bedding of several people in Bamboo River, St. Thomas. Left to right in the front row are: Harold Golding, acting secretary of the Parish Council, Senator Violet…

Prime Minister Manley at McGregor Gully

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"Prime Minister Manley gets a helping hand across a flooded area during his tour of the McGregor Gully in Vineyard Town yesterday."

W.A. Bustamante on the steps of a house

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Alexander Bustamante and four men standing on the porch of a wooden house.

View of royal box, National Stadium, on the night of August 6

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Princess Margaret and her entourage, Alexander Bustamante, Norman Manley and other dignitaries in the royal box at the National Stadium for the occasion of handing over independence to Jamaica from the colonial power of Britain on August 6, 1962.

Alexander Bustamante breaking ground for new JBC building in 1963

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Sir Alexander Bustamante using a pickaxe at the ground breaking for the new Jamaica Broadcasting Corporation building in 1963. He is being cheered on by Edward Seaga and others.

Commonwealth Heads of Government Summit - Pegasus Hotel

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"Jamaica's Prime Minister Michael Manley giving the keynote address to open the Commonwealth Heads of Government Summit yesterday at the Pegasus Hotel."