Official funeral service of Robert 'Bob' Nesta Marley

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Title

Official funeral service of Robert 'Bob' Nesta Marley

Description

"View outside the National Arena yesterday as the throng of people waited to get into the building to view the body of Bob Marley. Police sources say this is the largest gathering of people ever seen in Jamaica, even bigger than the one at the funeral of National Hero Bustamante."

Subject

Marley, Bob, 1945-1981; Marley, Robert Nesta "Bob", 1945-1981; Reggae musicians - Jamaica; Crowds; Death and burial; Funeral rites and ceremonies

Creator

Alvin Jones (Daily News)

Date

May-1981

Source

NLJ Photograph Collection IN: Daily News Collection - Marley, Robert

Identifier

D0010533
Acc. no.: 31761

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Format

JPEG

Type

Photograph

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Citation

Alvin Jones (Daily News), “Official funeral service of Robert 'Bob' Nesta Marley,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed April 15, 2024, https://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/9622.