Maypole

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Title

Maypole

Description

A group of women doing the maypole dance. The Maypole is a European retained social dance which originated from May Day celebrations in England. It has however, taken on a Jamaican character.

Subject

Maypole(Dance); Dancers; Folk dancing - Jamaica

Source

NLJ Photograph Collection

Identifier

D0004167

Rights

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

Format

JPEG

Type

Photograph

Citation

“Maypole,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed July 6, 2020, https://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/2497.