The Pitch Lake at La Brea, Trinidad.

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dc.date.accessioned 2010-07-02T14:17:13Z
dc.date.available 2010-07-02T14:17:13Z
dc.date.issued 2010-07-02T14:17:13Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/8109
dc.description Colour: Sepia; Style: Landscape; Other: Unbordered; Undivided en
dc.description.abstract This is a vintage postcard featuring men and women visiting the pitch lake circa the turn of the 20th century. Their attire seems inappropriate for such an outing but it was appropriate for the early 20th century. The lake looks muddy and wet with little puddles. At least one person is sheltering under an open umbrella and another appears to be having a closer look at the pitch. There are trees and a single story building on the horizon. en
dc.description.sponsorship Funding for this project has been provided by Mrs. Irma E. Goldstraw. en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Algernon E. Aspinal, London 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 [1909]
dc.subject Asphalt--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Men--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Women--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Clothing and dress--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Hats--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Umbrellas--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Tourists--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Tourism--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Sightseeing business--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject.other Pitch Lake, The (La Brea) en
dc.title The Pitch Lake at La Brea, Trinidad. en
dc.type Image en


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