Coolie Depot, Nelson Island, Trinidad

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dc.description Colour: Sepia; Style: Landscape; Other: Unbordered, Divided en_US
dc.description.abstract The postcard shows Rock Island which belongs to what was thought to be a group of "five islands;" but which is actually a group of six islands located west of Port of Spain, the capital of Trinidad, in the Gulf of Paria. Nelson Island is the disembarkation point and quarantine station for indentured immigrants who came to to Trinidad and Tobago from 1845-1917. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Funding for this project has been provided by Mrs. Irma E. Goldstraw. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Goodwille and Wilson Ltd.,[Trinidad] en_US
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_US
dc.subject Postcards en_US
dc.subject Islands--Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject Indentured servants--Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject 1908 en_US
dc.subject Immigrants--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Quarantine--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.title Coolie Depot, Nelson Island, Trinidad en_US
dc.type Image en_US

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