[Race Day – Queen's Park, Port of Spain, Trinidad]

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dc.contributor.author Rice, Ben
dc.date.accessioned 2010-03-23T13:42:02Z
dc.date.available 2010-03-23T13:42:02Z
dc.date.issued 2010-03-23T13:42:02Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/6368
dc.description Colour: Sepia; Style: Landscape; Other: Unbordered; Divided en
dc.description.abstract This is an vintage postcard giving a glance at a race day at Queens Park Savannah, Port of Spain in days gone past. A vast grassy field is in the foreground, a pavilion is situated near the horizon with numerous spectators standing in front of it and large trees and palms behind. Someone is mounted on a horse near the centre horizon. The first recorded horse race took place here in 1828 and horse racing continued here frequently until 1994. en
dc.description.sponsorship Funding for this project has been provided by Mrs. Irma E. Goldstraw. en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher The Bonanza, Smith Bros and Co., Trinidad en
dc.rights Please contact the Main Library, The University of the West Indies for permission to use the digitized images. wimail@sta.uwi.edu en
dc.subject Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Postcards en
dc.subject Horse racing--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Pavilions--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject [1913] en
dc.subject Persons--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Spectators--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Buildings--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Cities and towns--Trinidad and Tobago--Port of Spain en
dc.subject.other Queen's Park Savannah (Port of Spain) en
dc.title [Race Day – Queen's Park, Port of Spain, Trinidad] en
dc.type Image en

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