Wood Plank House, Barbados, 1907

Source

Barbados Department of Archives, Registered Photos, 1905-1907, # 81

Description

Roof of cane trash; kitchen extension on right. Although the photo is long after slave emancipation, the house closely resembles wooden plank houses with thatched roofs found among Barbados plantation slaves, particularly in the pre-emancipation (pre-1834/38) decades of 19th century.

Date Created

1907

Language

English

Rights

Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International

Identifier

NW0125
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