Film: 6530

Places + Locations | 1930 | Sound | B/W


Jamaica, West Indies in the 1930's.
Agriculture and agricultural workers in rural Jamaica. Oxen team plough fields for bananas. Banana saplings hoed, women workers in the fields. River dams and reservoirs. Irrigation channels. Harrowing between plants. New shoots are pruned. Stems produced. Harvesting. Bananas into box cars on the railway. At the docks, probably Kingston, loading produce onto ships moored in the harbour. Ship at sea departing Jamaica.

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