"Photographs" Album with mounted photographs of scenes in Jamaica

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Abstract

This item consists of an album of black-and-white photographs taken while Charles Branch Wilson worked at the Johns Hopkins University's marine laboratory at Port Antonio, Jamaica in 1897. Localities include but may not be limited to Port Antonio, Kingston, Port Royal, and Spanish Town. The photographs depict many different scenes, including shots of people, buildings, trees, plants, landscapes, bodies of water, villages, and boats. Photos are generally accompanied by captions identifying their specific location.

Date Range

1897

Start Date

1897

End Date

1897

Access Information

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Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Port Royal
  • Spanish Town
  • Port Antonio
  • Kingston
  • Jamaica

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Black-and-white photographs
  • Photograph albums

Accession #

SIA RU007235

Collection name

Charles Branch Wilson papers, 1881-1941 and undated

Physical Description

1 album

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 12