East Indian huts, Trinidad, B.W.I.

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dc.date.accessioned 2010-03-04T12:59:57Z
dc.date.available 2010-03-04T12:59:57Z
dc.date.issued 2010-03-04T12:59:57Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/6084
dc.description Coloured (handpainted); Style: Landscape; Other: Bordered, Divided en
dc.description.abstract The postcard shows tapia huts, also called ajoupa which were used by the Amerindians and later, the East Indians. The walls of these huts are made from a mixture of clay, grass, cow dung and water while the roof is usually made from carat palm (Sabal mauritiiformis) leaves. Postcard numbered 77774. en
dc.description.sponsorship Funding for this project has been provided by Mrs. Irma E. Goldstraw. en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Y. De Lima and Co. Ltd., 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 Huts--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Dwellings--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject East Indians--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject.other Ajoupa
dc.title East Indian huts, Trinidad, B.W.I. en
dc.type Image en

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