Convict Depot Carrera Isle. Trinidad

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dc.description Colour: Coloured; Style: Landscape; Other: Unbordered, Undivided en_US
dc.description.abstract The postcard shows Carrera Island, referred to as Convict Depot because during the 1800s prisoners were carried to the island to quarry limestone for road building. In 1877, a prison was constructed, today the island remains a prison island. This postcard is addressed to Alfred C. Place, Esq. and affixed are two half penny postage stamp. This card is post marked 1907. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Funding for this project has been provided by Mrs. Irma E. Goldstraw. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Muir Marshall and Co.,[Trinidad and Tobago] en_US
dc.rights Please contact the Main Library, The University of the West Indies for permission to use the digitized images. en
dc.subject Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject Postcards en_US
dc.subject 1907 en_US
dc.subject Correctional institutions--Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject Prisons--Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject Islands--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject.other Carrera Island en
dc.title Convict Depot Carrera Isle. Trinidad en_US
dc.type Image en_US

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