C 11 The “Pitch Lake.” Trinidad

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dc.contributor.author Phelps, C.
dc.date.accessioned 2010-07-12T15:26:47Z
dc.date.available 2010-07-12T15:26:47Z
dc.date.issued 2010-07-12T15:26:47Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/8287
dc.description Colour: Sepia; Style: Landscape; Other: Unbordered, Divided en
dc.description.abstract Description on back of postcard: “The “Pitch Lake” has an area of over one hundred acres, all asphalt or pitch to an unknown depth. The asphalt is largely used for road making and industrial purposes. It is dug out and the holes refill by the slow flow of the asphalt so that the surface remains level.” Two employees of the asphalt company dig pitch at the Pitch Lake in this vintage postcard. en
dc.description.sponsorship Funding for this project has been provided by Mrs. Irma E. Goldstraw. en
dc.language.iso en 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 Pitch Lake, The en
dc.subject Cities and towns--Trinidad and Tobago--La Brea en
dc.subject Employees--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Asphalt industry--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.title C 11 The “Pitch Lake.” Trinidad en
dc.type Image en


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