Street flower vendors in Kingston, Jamaica

Material Information

Street flower vendors in Kingston, Jamaica
Uniform Title:
The Bryant Slides Collection
The Bryant Slides Collection, Jamaica
Unknown ( Photographer )
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
35 mm


Subjects / Keywords:
Cut flowers -- Jamaica
Women merchants -- Jamaica -- Kingston -- 1970-1980
Street Vendors -- Jamaica -- Kingston -- 1970-1980
Spatial Coverage:
Jamaica -- Caribbean region -- Kingston


General Note:
The slides were taken on collecting trips sponsored by the William L. Bryant Foundation, where books, music and art indigenous to the regions were gathered. The are organized by geographical location.
General Note:
Two female street flower vendors in Kingston, Jamaica. Flowers include various types of lilies and carnations. Selling goods on street corners is part of the informal commercial market economy of Jamaica. Street vendors, higglers, engage in this form of business in order to earn additional or primary income by selling agricultural surplus. The photo contains a Grace Foods brown bag showing the slogan "Grace, The Good Food People" and Hannah Town Bakery box. Slide labeled Jam. flowers, Kingston.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Central Florida Libraries
Holding Location:
University of Central Florida
Rights Management:
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Resource Identifier:
Sheet 58:12