Students in the classroom at Moore Town Primary and Junior High School

Material Information

Students in the classroom at Moore Town Primary and Junior High School
Uniform Title:
The Bryant Slides Collection
The Bryant Slides Collection, Jamaica
Unknown ( Photographer )
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
35 mm


Subjects / Keywords:
Moore Town (Jamaica) -- Social life and customs
Education -- Jamaica -- Moore Town -- 1970-1980
School children -- uniforms -- Jamaica -- Moore Town -- 1970-1980
Maroons -- Jamaica -- Moore Town -- 1970-1980
Spatial Coverage:
Jamaica -- Caribbean region -- Moore Town, 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:
A teacher instructing students during a class of boys and girls at Moore Town Primary and Junior High School in Portland, Jamaica. This one room school building has been divided with a chalkboard. Inhabitants of Moore Town are descendants of Maroons, escaped slaves who were able to maintain some aspects of their African cultures. Slide labeled Jam. School at Moore Town.

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 64: 18 )