The Crater on Trinidad's New Island

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dc.description Colour: Blue, creams; Style: Landscape; Other: Bordered, Divided en_US
dc.description.abstract The postcard shows a crater on an island that was created as a result of a volcanic eruption which started on October 31st. and continued until November 3rd, 1911. Fishermen first noticed bubbles rising from the water and later a small island emerged. The island became known as Wilkey's Land after police Sergeant Wilkey who went to investigate the phenomenon and was the first person to set foot on the island. 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 Stephens Ltd.,[Trinidad and Tobago] 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 Volcanic eruptions--Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject Islands--Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.title The Crater on Trinidad's New Island en_US
dc.type Image en_US

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