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This year we celebrate 150 years of the Morant Bay Rebellion Read this interesting fact about the statue of Paul Bogle Statue

The Statue of Paul Bogle The statue of Paul Bogle was erected in front of the historic Morant Bay Courthouse as part of the Centenary ceremonies honouring the Morant Bay Rebellion in 1965. The statue was created by Mrs. Edna … Continue

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CSEC Lectures

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Commemorative Spade

¬†Displayed here is the 1961 Commemorative Spade used by; The Hon. Norman Manley (then Premier), The Hon. Dr. Glendon Logan (then Minister of Housing and Welfare), Jessie Owens (1936 US Olympic Champion), Sir. Kenneth Blackburn (then Governor of Jamaica), Herbert … Continue

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Air Jamaica Love Bird (Lockheed L-1011 TriStar, 1968-1984)

Wood-constructed and Jamaican made, the model of the wide-body Air Jamaica
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Celebrate Jamaica 50

During this fiftieth year of Jamaica’s independence, the Museums of History and Ethnography will participate in
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Recognizing Recent Project Donors

We wish to recognize and thank some of our recent donors, including: Continue

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Contact Us

Museums of History and Ethnography Institute of Jamaica 10-16 East street Kingston CSO Jamaica West Indies Telephone: 1-876-922-0621/6 Museums Fax: 922-3795 email: museums@institituteofjamaica.org.jm

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Online Research Resources

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Project Gutenburg

Project Gutenberg offers over 36,000 free ebooks to download to your PC, Kindle, Android, iOS or other portable device. Continue

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Nex Gen Test

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