On the diamond trail in British Guiana

  • 243 Pages
  • 1.91 MB
  • English
Brentano"s , New York
Diamond mines and mining -- Guyana, Guyana -- Description and t
Statementby Gwen Richardson.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 243 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16578174M

On the diamond trail in British Guiana Hardcover – January 1, by Gwen Richardson (Author)Author: Gwen Richardson. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Richardson, Gwen. On the diamond trail in British Guiana. New York: Brentano's. (OCoLC) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Richardson, Gwen.

On the diamond trail in British Guiana. London, Methuen & Co. [] (OCoLC) IN BRITISH GUIANA.; ON THE DIAMOND TRAIL IN BRITISH GUIANA. By Gwen Richardson.

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New York and London. Annual. Google Scholar. Richardson (Gwen), On the Diamond Trail in British Guiana. London, Google Scholar. By: Stabroek News - Published: November 6, in Guyana Review The unitary colony of British Guiana was brought into existence by Royal Proclamation on 21st July To celebrate that event, the British Guiana Centenary Year Book,edited by E.

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Featured Full text of "The British Guiana handbook, ". The first book I read about Mackenzie was written by Zahra Freeth (I think that was her name) – “Run Softly, Demerara” – and then there was “A Hand Full of Diamonds” by Victor G.C.

Norwood first published in about adventures and experiences in the jungles and diamond fields of Guiana and Brazil with photos by the author; also I. Diamond mines and mining -- Guyana. See also what's at your library, or elsewhere.

Broader terms: Diamond mines and mining; Guyana; Filed under: Diamond mines and mining -- Guyana Up the Mazaruni for Diamonds, by William La Varre (Gutenberg ebook); Items below (if. The Chinese community played an important role in British Guiana beginning insupplying independent Guyana its first President, Arthur Chung, from to The Chinese are one of the "six peoples" celebrated in Guyana's national 20th century saw substantial emigration by the Chinese Guyanese professional class, a process accelerated following independence, making the.

British Guiana (originally publishedmay be updated), by Raymond Thomas Smith (HTML at Chicago) Handbook of British Guiana, Comprising General and Statistical Information Concerning the Colony (Georgetown, Guyana: Printed by the Argosy Co.; et al., ), ed.

by George D. Bayley. multiple formats at “Sometimes there were trips to somebody's cousin's friend's plot of land by the black-water creeks off the highway, trips that killed me with nostalgia even while I lived them, driving aback a pickup, silvery rain pelting bare backs, leaves dancing on the mud trail, branches snapping back onto faces, puddles like lakes forded in the sinking vehicle, bushcook and red rum and drenched cricket.

British stage actress, mostly Shakespeare. She may also be the same Gwen Richardson who went to British Guiana in to hunt for diamond and wrote the book "On The Diamond Trail In British Guiana" - very little information.

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Details *. The British "Blue Book," on page 4, says that "Ibarguen in visited San Thome; he also visited the Essequibo and reported 'white men,' who can be shown to have been the Dutch, to be settled high up that river." For this, a vague reference to the letters of the province of Cumana in the archives of the Indies during a period of one hundred.

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30 Oct - Explore rubyishak's board "British Guiana Pictures", which is followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about British guiana, Pictures and British pins. History of British Guiana (Guyana) - The Booker Prize’s Bad History By Natalie Hopkinson At one time the Booker company owned so much of British Guiana that the country was sarcastically referred to in Britain as Booker Guiana.

The Booker family, along with other slave owning entities, had been handsomely compensated by the British Government for the. How It Began Donald Haack Diamonds has a long history in the diamond industry.

Donald and Janet started in the mines of British Guiana in the 's and continue their legacy of quality diamonds and gems in Charlotte, NC today through their daughter Julie Haack. Below is. In short, from the early s to the s, British Guiana was a workhorse colony for the British Empire, sending vast quantities of sugar, rum, and other raw materials back to the United Kingdom and elsewhere.

An Independent Guyana. In British Guiana asserted its independence from the Crown and took a new name: Guyana. British Guiana was a former British colony, part of the British West Indies, which resided on the northern coast of South America, now known as the independent nation of Guyana.

The first European to discover Guiana was Sir Walter Raleigh, an English explorer. The Dutch were the first Europeans to settle there, starting in the early 17th century, when they founded the colonies of Essequibo and.

The Beginning of British Guiana. Control of Essequibo after Early British Administrative Reforms. Amerindian Loyalty to the British. The Anti-Slavery movement in British Guiana.

Rumors of freedom.

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The Demerara Slave uprising. The end of Slavery. How can one of the most significant Events in Guyanese history, the East Indian Colonization Plan ofwhich was the most dominant issue in British Guiana.

The Census transcription page contains the Essequibo Census, plus censuses of all British Guiana-born citizens inandas well as all British Guiana-born people in the United. The unitary colony of British Guiana was brought into existence by Royal Proclamation on 21st July To celebrate that event, the British Guiana Centenary Year Book.

The best chapter in Barbara P. Josiah's book is “The Perils of Labor in Mining.” It tells how, beginning in aboutthe descendants of slaves began to migrate into British Guiana's rugged interior and back to escape the oppression and low wages of coastal sugar cane plantations by seeking higher wages in gold and diamond mines.TimesMachine is an exclusive benefit for home delivery and digital subscribers.

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On May 8,Blaylock died and Diamond assumed management of the smelter operations. With the end of World War II, another era in Trail's history had come to an end.