Rope Tree, Trinidad, B.W.I.

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dc.description Colour: Sepia; Style: Portrait; Other: Unbordered, Divided. en
dc.description.abstract Image depicts a large buttressed tree, Dimorphandra sp., "sometime determined a D. Broadwayii" (Guide to the Royal Botanic Gardens, Trinidad by R. O. Williams, p.6) with liane, commonly termed Rope Vine or Cable Creeper (Anodendron paniculatum) native to Tropical Asia, rambling over the tree and tangled at its roots. Children often use the vine as a natural swing. An East Indian man wearing a turban and dhoti (wrapped, short pants - East Indian wear) looks at the tree and vine. Postcard No. i16054. en
dc.description.sponsorship Funding for this project has been provided by Mrs. Irma E. Goldstraw. en
dc.publisher Muir, Marshall and Co en
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
dc.subject Postcards en
dc.subject Trees--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Climbing plants--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Lianas--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Tropical plants--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject East Indians--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Ethnic costume--India en
dc.subject Men--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Turbans--India en
dc.subject Clothing and dress--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject [1907]
dc.title Rope Tree, Trinidad, B.W.I. en
dc.type Image en

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