Two men in the Castleton Botanical Gardens in Saint Mary, Jamaica

Material Information

Two men in the Castleton Botanical Gardens in Saint Mary, Jamaica
Uniform Title:
The Bryant Slides Collection
The Bryant Slides Collection, Jamaica
Unknown ( Photographer )
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
35 mm


Subjects / Keywords:
Saint Mary (Jamaica) -- Description and travel
Botanical gardens -- Jamaica -- Saint Mary -- 1950-1960
Botanical gardens -- Employees -- Jamaica -- Saint Mary
Spatial Coverage:
Jamaica -- Caribbean region -- Saint Mary


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:
Castleton Botanical Garden in Saint Mary, Jamaica was established on November 19, 1862 as a relocation site for the Bath Botanical Garden, located in Bath, Saint Thomas, which began to surfer after frequent flooding by the Sulfur River in the 19th century. The Castleton Gardens are located on both sides of Junction Road. Many species of plant specimens in the garden came from Kew Gardens in London, England. Plants pictured include ferns and crotons. The two men, pictured, are standing near an arched gate. Slide labeled Tree Ferns Castleton Gardens.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Central Florida Libraries
Holding Location:
University of Central Florida
Rights Management:
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Resource Identifier:
CFM1972_01a ( Sheet 61:20 )