Jamaica, as it was, as it is, and as it may be: comprising interesting topics for absent proprietors, merchants &c., and valuable hints to persons intending to emigrate to the island: also an authentic narrative of the Negro insurrection in 1831; with a faithful detail of the manners, customs and habits of the colonists, and a description of the country, climate, productions, &c., including an abridgment of the slave law. By a retired military officer [Microfilm]

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Jamaica, as it was, as it is, and as it may be: comprising interesting topics for absent proprietors, merchants &c., and valuable hints to persons intending to emigrate to the island: also an authentic narrative of the Negro insurrection in 1831; with a faithful detail of the manners, customs and habits of the colonists, and a description of the country, climate, productions, &c., including an abridgment of the slave law. By a retired military officer [Microfilm]
Additional title: History of Jamaica
Names
Senior, Bernard Martin (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1835
Place: London
Publisher: T. Hurst [etc., etc.]
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 326.972-S
Topics
Slave insurrections -- Jamaica
Jamaica -- History -- Slave Insurrection, 1831
Jamaica -- Description and travel
Genres
Books
Notes
Content: Binder's title: The history of Jamaica.
Physical Description
Microforms
Extent: Vii, 312, 309-313, [1] p., 1 l. fold. front. 20 cm
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11663160
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 206825c0-2859-0133-57e3-60f81dd2b63c
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  • 2016: Digitized
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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Jamaica, as it was, as it is, and as it may be: comprising interesting topics for absent proprietors, merchants &c., and valuable hints to persons intending to emigrate to the island: also an authentic narrative of the Negro insurrection in 1831; with a faithful detail of the manners, customs and habits of the colonists, and a description of the country, climate, productions, &c., including an abridgment of the slave law. By a retired military officer [Microfilm]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1835. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-e9a6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Jamaica, as it was, as it is, and as it may be: comprising interesting topics for absent proprietors, merchants &c., and valuable hints to persons intending to emigrate to the island: also an authentic narrative of the Negro insurrection in 1831; with a faithful detail of the manners, customs and habits of the colonists, and a description of the country, climate, productions, &c., including an abridgment of the slave law. By a retired military officer [Microfilm]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 15, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-e9a6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1835). Jamaica, as it was, as it is, and as it may be: comprising interesting topics for absent proprietors, merchants &c., and valuable hints to persons intending to emigrate to the island: also an authentic narrative of the Negro insurrection in 1831; with a faithful detail of the manners, customs and habits of the colonists, and a description of the country, climate, productions, &c., including an abridgment of the slave law. By a retired military officer [Microfilm] Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-e9a6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Jamaica, as it was, as it is, and as it may be: comprising interesting topics for absent proprietors, merchants &c., and valuable hints to persons intending to emigrate to the island: also an authentic narrative of the Negro insurrection in 1831; with a faithful detail of the manners, customs and habits of the colonists, and a description of the country, climate, productions, &c., including an abridgment of the slave law. By a retired military officer [Microfilm]