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Visit Of A Missionary And Wife To A Plantation Village

Visit Of A Missionary And Wife To A Plantation Village

Author: Phillippo, James M.

Medium: Lithograph

Date: 1843

Shelfmark: 1304.h.4

Item number: Page 372

Length: 11

Width: 19

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Topographical Print

Illustration from James Mursell Phillippo's 'Jamaica: Its Past and Present State' depicting the visit of a missionary and his wife to a plantation village. The villagers apparently received them enthusiastically and Phillippo describes the young boys competing with each other to climb trees and pick coconuts to refresh their visitors.

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