Native Burden Bearers in Trinidad

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Title: Native Burden Bearers in Trinidad
Abstract: Here we see women carrying boxes on their heads. This has been a custom from ancient times. Things from a pail full of water to produce are often carried on the heads of women in developing countries, even today. The postcard contains a cable message dated March 5th 1928 addressed to Mrs. A.C. Heublein, Hartford Connecticut. It was sent while the sender was sailing abroad the Hamburg American Line.
Description: Colour: Brown and white; Style: Landscape; Other: Bordered, Undivided
Date: 2009-01-29

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