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Kanpur to Kolkata: Labour Recruitment for the Sugar Colonies
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edited by Basdeo Mangru, fl. 1987 (Hertford, England: Hansib Publications, 2015, originally published 2015), 204 page(s)
Kanpur to Kolkata is a unique publication in that it provides for the first time a comprehensive assessment of labour recruiting operations in a catchment area from where the great majority of Caribbean East Indians originated. Besides its insightful analysis of crucial emigration issues, this book highlights the...
edited by Basdeo Mangru, fl. 1987 (Hertford, England: Hansib Publications, 2015, originally published 2015), 204 page(s)
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Glimpses Of The Sugar Industry: The Art Of Garnet Ifill
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written by Brinsley Samaroo, fl. 2003 (Hertford, England: Hansib Publications, 2015, originally published 2003), 80 page(s)
The sugar industry in Trinidad and Tobago has been considerably reduced in size and no longer dominates the landscape of central Trinidad as it had done for more than two centuries. During these gruelling years, African and Indian labourers toiled in the production of ‘brown gold’, rum, molasses, bagasse and o...
written by Brinsley Samaroo, fl. 2003 (Hertford, England: Hansib Publications, 2015, originally published 2003), 80 page(s)
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Correspondence between Miss Bexley, F. Hodge, J. S. Wilson, Mr. Raynor, and V. Tavener re: Jamaicans in Agriculture Work, 1948
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written by J. S. Wilson, fl. 1948 and V. Tavener, fl. 1948, in LAB - Records of departments responsible for labour and employment matters and related bodies. Division within LAB - Records of the Training, Employment, Appointments and Resettlement departments and policy, and the Regional Organisation. LAB 8 - Ministry of Labour and successors: Employment Policy, Registered Files (EM series and other series). Subseries within LAB 8 - Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (1948), Question of placing Jamaican and other coloured colonial workers. Correspondence on Maltese immigration, the arrival of the HMT Ormonde with 100 Jamaicans on board in 1947, and the booking of more than 300 berths by Jamaican men on the Empire Windrush. Deals with efforts to find work for the first black immigrants and the opposition of unions and management to the hiring of black workers in various industries including the Merchant Navy, brickworks, agriculture and dockyards. (LAB/8/1499) , 2 page(s)
written by J. S. Wilson, fl. 1948 and V. Tavener, fl. 1948, in LAB - Records of departments responsible for labour and employment matters and related bodies. Division within LAB - Records of the Training, Employment, Appointments and Resettlement departments and policy, and the Regional Organisation. LAB 8 - Ministry of Labour and successors: Employment Policy, Registered Files (EM series and other series). Subseries within LAB 8 - Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (1948), Question of placing Jamaican and other coloured colonial workers. Correspondence on Maltese immigration, the arrival of the HMT Ormonde with 100 Jamaicans on board in 1947, and the booking of more than 300 berths by Jamaican men on the Empire Windrush. Deals with efforts to find work for the first black immigrants and the opposition of unions and management to the hiring of black workers in various industries including the Merchant Navy, brickworks, agriculture and dockyards. (LAB/8/1499) , 2 page(s)
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Laborer on Farm that Produces Sugarcane for Ethanol, a Major Export (photo)
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photographed by Tyrone Turner, fl. 1998 (2009) (New York, NY: Bridgeman Art Library), 1 page(s)
Rio Formoso, Pernambuco State, Brazil.
photographed by Tyrone Turner, fl. 1998 (2009) (New York, NY: Bridgeman Art Library), 1 page(s)
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Letter from J. S. Wilson to W. H. Hardman re: Employing Jamaicans in Agriculture, with Reply from Ministry of Agriculture to Mr. Griffins, May 29, 1948
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written by J. S. Wilson, fl. 1948, in LAB - Records of departments responsible for labour and employment matters and related bodies. Division within LAB - Records of the Training, Employment, Appointments and Resettlement departments and policy, and the Regional Organisation. LAB 8 - Ministry of Labour and successors: Employment Policy, Registered Files (EM series and other series). Subseries within LAB 8 - Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (1948), Question of placing Jamaican and other coloured colonial workers. Correspondence on Maltese immigration, the arrival of the HMT Ormonde with 100 Jamaicans on board in 1947, and the booking of more than 300 berths by Jamaican men on the Empire Windrush. Deals with efforts to find work for the first black immigrants and the opposition of unions and management to the hiring of black workers in various industries including the Merchant Navy, brickworks, agriculture and dockyards. (LAB/8/1499) , 1 page(s)
written by J. S. Wilson, fl. 1948, in LAB - Records of departments responsible for labour and employment matters and related bodies. Division within LAB - Records of the Training, Employment, Appointments and Resettlement departments and policy, and the Regional Organisation. LAB 8 - Ministry of Labour and successors: Employment Policy, Registered Files (EM series and other series). Subseries within LAB 8 - Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (1948), Question of placing Jamaican and other coloured colonial workers. Correspondence on Maltese immigration, the arrival of the HMT Ormonde with 100 Jamaicans on board in 1947, and the booking of more than 300 berths by Jamaican men on the Empire Windrush. Deals with efforts to find work for the first black immigrants and the opposition of unions and management to the hiring of black workers in various industries including the Merchant Navy, brickworks, agriculture and dockyards. (LAB/8/1499) , 1 page(s)
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Notes from P. Holden re: Ministry of Health Unable to Accommodate 417 Jamaicans; Meeting with Colonial Office Needed Due to Publicity of Jamaican Situation, 1948
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written by P. Holden, fl. 1948, in LAB - Records of departments responsible for labour and employment matters and related bodies. Division within LAB - Records of the Training, Employment, Appointments and Resettlement departments and policy, and the Regional Organisation. LAB 8 - Ministry of Labour and successors: Employment Policy, Registered Files (EM series and other series). Subseries within LAB 8 - Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (1948), Question of placing Jamaican and other coloured colonial workers. Correspondence on Maltese immigration, the arrival of the HMT Ormonde with 100 Jamaicans on board in 1947, and the booking of more than 300 berths by Jamaican men on the Empire Windrush. Deals with efforts to find work for the first black immigrants and the opposition of unions and management to the hiring of black workers in various industries including the Merchant Navy, brickworks, agriculture and dockyards. (LAB/8/1499) , 1 page(s)
written by P. Holden, fl. 1948, in LAB - Records of departments responsible for labour and employment matters and related bodies. Division within LAB - Records of the Training, Employment, Appointments and Resettlement departments and policy, and the Regional Organisation. LAB 8 - Ministry of Labour and successors: Employment Policy, Registered Files (EM series and other series). Subseries within LAB 8 - Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (1948), Question of placing Jamaican and other coloured colonial workers. Correspondence on Maltese immigration, the arrival of the HMT Ormonde with 100 Jamaicans on board in 1947, and the booking of more than 300 berths by Jamaican men on the Empire Windrush. Deals with efforts to find work for the first black immigrants and the opposition of unions and management to the hiring of black workers in various industries including the Merchant Navy, brickworks, agriculture and dockyards. (LAB/8/1499) , 1 page(s)
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