Straw section at Victoria Craft Market

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Title

Straw section at Victoria Craft Market

Description

"Entrance to the straw section of the Victoria Crafts Market. The Majestic Fountain in the courtyard was the scene of many a spectacular dives by fully clad sailors who patronised the market's cocktail lounge. The cabaret shows were held in this very spot."

Subject

Craft shops; Markets; Fountains; Kingston (Jamaica)

Creator

Herbie Gordon (Daily News)

Date

15-Jun-1976

Source

NLJ Photograph Collection IN: Daily News Collection - Craft Markets

Identifier

D0005526

Rights

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

Format

JPEG

Type

Photograph

Citation

Herbie Gordon (Daily News), “Straw section at Victoria Craft Market,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed July 12, 2020, https://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/4828.