Shambles on Race Course, after great earthquake, January 14th, 1907

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Title

Shambles on Race Course, after great earthquake, January 14th, 1907

Description

Structures for housing refugees, erected at the Kingston Race Course (now National Heroes Park) after the earthquake of 1907.

Subject

Kingston (Jamaica); Refugee camps; Earthquakes - Jamaica; Refugees; Natural disasters

Date

1907

Source

NLJ Postcard Collection

Identifier

D0005012

Rights

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

Format

JPEG

Type

Postcard

Citation

“Shambles on Race Course, after great earthquake, January 14th, 1907,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed July 7, 2020, https://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/4129.