General Penitentiary overthrown

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Title

General Penitentiary overthrown

Description

A damaged door and overthrown soft bricks in piles on the ground, at the eastward side of the General Penitentiary, a penal institution in Kingston, Jamaica

Subject

Kingston (Jamaica); Prisons - Jamaica; Ruined buildings - Jamaica; Buildings - Earthquake effects; Natural disasters - Jamaica; Buildings - Natural disaster effects; Bricks; Buildings, Brick

Date

1907

Source

NLJ Glass Slides Collection IN: Lantern Slides on Jamaica Earthquake 1907

Identifier

D0003711

Rights

Permission to reproduce this image must be obtained from the National Library of Jamaica.

Format

JPEG

Type

Glass Slide

Citation

“General Penitentiary overthrown,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed January 22, 2021, https://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/2053.