Chief of staff house, Port Royal, back view

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Title

Chief of staff house, Port Royal, back view

Description

A soldier and a woman stand by a section of the Chief of Staff's house that has sustained significant damage from the 1907 earthquake. There is a gaping hole where the brick wall and roof have broken down and there is a heap of rubble on the ground.

Subject

Port Royal (Kingston, Jamaica); Kingston (Jamaica); Buildings - Earthquake effects; Earthquakes - Jamaica; Railroads - Earthquake effects; Natural disasters - Jamaica; Rubble

Date

1907

Source

NLJ Photograph Collection

Identifier

D0009641

Rights

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

Format

JPEG

Type

Photograph

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Citation

“Chief of staff house, Port Royal, back view,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed August 17, 2022, https://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/8741.