Lamp Room, Port Royal, Port Royal, 1907 Earthquake

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Title

Lamp Room, Port Royal, Port Royal, 1907 Earthquake

Description

A soldier stands on top of the rubble from the "lamp room" building, after it has collapsed after the 1907 earthquake.

Subject

Port Royal (Kingston, Jamaica); Kingston (Jamaica) Earthquakes - Jamaica; Debris; Buildings - Earthquake effects; Port Royal (Kingston, Jamaica); Kingston (Jamaica); Earthquake damage; Soldiers; Natural disasters - Jamaica

Date

1907

Source

NLJ Photograph Collection

Identifier

D0009646

Rights

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

Format

JPEG

Type

Photograph

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Citation

“Lamp Room, Port Royal, Port Royal, 1907 Earthquake,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed September 28, 2022, https://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/8746.