Manner of washing in the West Indies

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Title

Manner of washing in the West Indies

Description

Woman washing clothes the "West Indian way" ie. beating the clothes with a stick on rocks in a river.

Subject

Women; Laundry; Rocks; Rivers

Source

NLJ Print Collection IN: Quizem: sketches of West Indian life, 1810-1814

Identifier

D0004688

Rights

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

Format

JPEG

Type

Print

Citation

“Manner of washing in the West Indies,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed July 12, 2020, https://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/3513.