Convict Depot Carrera Isle. Trinidad

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Title: Convict Depot Carrera Isle. Trinidad
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 which is postmarked 1908, is addressed to F.C. White of Connecticut, United States of America and affixed is a one cent United States postage stamp.
Description: Colour: Coloured; Style: Landscape; Other: Unbordered, Undivided
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2139/9645
Date: 2011-03-11


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