People washing clothes along the banks of the Rio Grande River, Portland, Jamaica

Material Information

People washing clothes along the banks of the Rio Grande River, Portland, Jamaica
Uniform Title:
The Bryant Slides Collection
The Bryant Slides Collection, Jamaica
Unknown ( Photographer )
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
35 mm


Subjects / Keywords:
Jamaica -- Social life and customs
Domestic life -- Jamaica -- 1970-1980
Laundry -- Jamaica
Rivers -- Jamaica
Spatial Coverage:
Jamaica -- Caribbean region -- Portland


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:
People washing their clothes along the banks of the Rio Grande River in rural Portland, Jamaica. The Rio Grande River flows from the Blue Mountains and is one of the largest rivers in Jamaica. Some clothes and sheets are laid out to dry on the rocky shoreline. In the foreground are two men beside a bicycle. Slide labeled Rio Grande (east).

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Central Florida Libraries
Holding Location:
University of Central Florida
Rights Management:
All rights to images are held by the respective holding institution. This image is posted publicly for non-profit educational uses, excluding printed publication. For permission to reproduce images and/or for copyright information contact Special Collections & University Archives, University of Central Florida Libraries, Orlando, FL 32816 phone (407) 823-2576, email:
Resource Identifier:
Sheet 59:2