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Miss Barclays - Patricia Patterson receives congratulatory kiss from Maurice Clarke

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"Miss Barclays, Patricia Patterson received the Barclays Cup and a congratulatory kiss from Maurice Clarke Chairman of the Barclays Sports Committee. First runner-up Cadien Vaughn (left) and second runner-up Dorett Fielding (right) are standing…

Miss Rutty, the poets mother

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Photograph of Miss Rutty sitting in a rocking chair.

Off to the jail

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Two female vendors on their donkeys, being taken into custody by a policeman.

Street vendors

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Women street vendors selling produce along the side of the road. Some have found shelter under their umbrellas, trees and broad rimmed hats. A police officer is standing nearby.

The West India flower girl

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A West Indian woman, wearing a checkered shawl and headwrap, holds out a dish with flowers towards two women. The woman wearing a broad rimmed hat has taken one of the flowers to smell. A boy, seated at the entrance of a nearby building, is watching…

Ivy Baxter addressing group

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Ivy Baxter, Jamaican dance pioneer, addressing a group of women.

Women with baskets

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Two young women carrying baskets.

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Home sweet home, Jamaica

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Mother and child sitting outside their hut. It is made of wattle and daub walls and thatched roof and has a thatched roof.

Bellevue Hospital sleeping woman

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"Sleep of the mad…This woman is caught sleeping in the walkway. Her pants have been destroyed and there is no replacement."