THIS IS NOT A USPS STAMP...Paul Bogle (ca. 1820 – 1865) was a Jamaican Baptist deacon and is a National Hero of Jamaica. He was a leader of the 1865 Morant Bay Protests, which agitated for justice and fair treatment for all in Jamaica. Leading the Morant Bay rebellion, he was captured and hanged on 24 October 1865 in the Morant Bay Court House by the United Kingdom authorities.
Jamaica as it used to be - Telegraph A striking collection of old photographs recording Jamaica at the turn of the 20th century will shortly go to auction at Bonhams in London. Gathered from the pioneering photographic studios of the era, they give a startling sense of life for Jamaican families at work and play in the country.
Description: Jamaica. 'Sugar industry, cane-growing'. Photograph No.: 222 41070 H. Official Jamaica photograph compiled by Central Office of Information. Publicity statement on reverse. Location: Jamaica Date: 1960 April