Found 3 collections related to Jamaica

H.M.S. Niemen
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1270
.19 linear feet (1 volume)
This logbook was kept on board the H.M.S. Niemen, a British ship of war captained by S. Pym, from May 6, 1812 through May 5, 1814 by Lieutenant Charles Tindal. The ship traveled from the Basque Roads to Cherbourg, Lisbon, Portsmouth, St. Helena,... more
Walter H. Thorndike (Ship)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3214
.04 linear feet (1 volume)
This logbook was kept on board the Walter H. Thorndike, a merchant ship out of Rockland, Maine, between July 8, 1867 and May 3, 1868 during trips between Rockland, the Delaware breakwater, Philadelphia, Salem, New York, Jamaica, and Cuba. The ship... more
Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean), 1895-1963
Photographs and Prints Division. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture | Sc Photo Melville J. and Frances S. Herskovits Collection
ca. 2217 items (6.5 linear feet, 15 boxes). 652 photographic prints : silver gelatin, b&w ; 30 x 38 cm. and smaller. 960 photographic prints : b&w and col ; 26 x 21 cm. and smaller. 20 photographic prints : albumen ; 10 x 13 cm. and smaller. 480 negatives : b&w and col ; 9 x 11 cm. and smaller. 7 x 9 cm, 102 slides (7 x 9 cm). 3 photomechanical prints : b&w ; 19 x 13 cm. and smaller
Melville J. Herskovits, anthropologist and Africanist, was the founder of the first African Studies Program in the United States established at Northwestern University in 1948. Frances S. Herskovits, who taught African Literature, was also a close... more