Pitch Lake, La Brea. Trinidad.

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dc.date.accessioned 2010-05-13T13:54:18Z
dc.date.available 2010-05-13T13:54:18Z
dc.date.issued 2010-05-13T13:54:18Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/7201
dc.description Colour: Coloured; Style: Landscape; Other: Unbordered; Undivided en
dc.description.abstract Several people linger on the pitch at the Pitch Lake, La Brea, south west Trinidad circa 1907. Numerous trees, coconut palms being in the majority, are spread across the horizon. The Pitch Lake is the largest natural deposit of asphalt in the world. It was discovery by Sir Walter Raleigh in 1595. It is mined for asphalt and is a fascinating tourist attraction. en
dc.description.sponsorship Funding for this project has been provided by Mrs. Irma E. Goldstraw. en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Muir, Marshall and Co., 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 Asphalt industry--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Cities and towns--Trinidad and Tobago--La Brea en
dc.subject Pitch en
dc.subject Men--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Women--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Headgear--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Clothing and dress--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Trees--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject [1907]
dc.subject.other Pitch Lake, The (La Brea) en
dc.title Pitch Lake, La Brea. Trinidad. en
dc.type Image en


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