Spectators watching a polo match at Saint Ann Polo Club at Drax Hall

Material Information

Spectators watching a polo match at Saint Ann Polo Club at Drax Hall
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
Polo -- Jamaica -- 1950-1960
Horse sports -- Jamaica -- Saint Ann -- 1950-1960
Polo players -- Jamaica -- Saint Ann -- 1950-1960
Spatial Coverage:
Jamaica -- Caribbean region -- Saint Ann


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:
Polo known as the game of kings was brought to Jamaica by the British in 1882 when they established one of the oldest polo clubs in the world. In 1892, Sam Burke founded the Saint Ann Polo Club, which moved to its present location at the Drax Hall Estate in 1905. Slide labeled Drax Polo Grounds St Anns Bay.

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:
CFM1972_01a ( Sheet 63: 4 )