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• 1 - Introduction   • 2 - Demerara River to Parika   • 3 - Region 3, Hubu, near Parika, and nearby Essequibo River  
• 4 - Region 3, Fort Island and Essequibo River   • 5 - Santa Mission   • 6 - Mibri Creek • 7 - Kaieteur Falls  
• 8 - A Few More Pictures   • 9 - People of Guyana (old photographs)   • 10 - Old Views   • 11 - Old Adverts
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People of Guyana - a selection of picture from old photographs, postcards and newspapers, etc.

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Indian girl with dog. James Rodway, circa 1876.Indian girl with dog. James Rodway, circa 1876. Demerara, Taja - Coolie Religious Ceremony (old postcard).Demerara, Taja - Coolie Religious Ceremony (old postcard). An Indian Girl of British Guiana (old print).An Indian Girl of British Guiana (old print). Balata bleeders leaving for the Falls, Berbice River. (old postcard).  The balata is a large tree that can grow to 30 to 45 metres in height.  Latex is extracted from the tree in the same manner by in which sap is extracted from the rubber tree. It is then dried to form an inelastic rubber-like material.Balata bleeders leaving for the Falls, Berbice River. (old postcard). Balata Bleeders leaving Rockstone (Essequibo River) for the Bush c1908.Balata Bleeders leaving Rockstone (Essequibo River) for the Bush c1908. Balata bleeders shooting rapids on the Cuyuni River, British Guiana c1908.Balata bleeders shooting rapids on the Cuyuni River, British Guiana c1908. British Guiana.  An early 20th century postcard.British Guiana. An early 20th century postcard. Demerara Children of the Forest. (date unknown).Demerara Children of the Forest. (date unknown). Group of natives from Demerara. Possibly late 19th century.Group of natives from Demerara. Possibly late 19th century. Macusi housewife busy in her light and airy home, c 1920. "People of All Nations", J. A. Hammerton.Macusi housewife busy in her light and airy home, c 1920. "People of All Nations", J. A. Hammerton. A native school in Demerara.  (old postcard)A native school in Demerara. (old postcard) Partamona Indians, Kaieteur Falls early postcard.Partamona Indians, Kaieteur Falls early postcard. A camp in the forest on the way to the gold diggings.  Stark's Guide.A camp in the forest on the way to the gold diggings. Stark's Guide. A pork knocker's (gold prospector) camp.  Stark's Guide.A pork knocker's (gold prospector) camp. Stark's Guide. More pork knockers - a gold diggers' camp.  Stark's Guide.More pork knockers - a gold diggers' camp. Stark's Guide. Gold prospecting.   Stark's Guide.Gold prospecting. Stark's Guide. Gold washing.   Stark's Guide.Gold washing. Stark's Guide. A coolie belle.  Stark's Guide.A coolie belle. Stark's Guide. A coolie woman servant. Stark's Guide.A coolie woman servant. Stark's Guide. On the plantation, cutting the cane.  Stark's Guide.On the plantation, cutting the cane. Stark's Guide. Group of East Indians.  Stark's Guide.Group of East Indians. Stark's Guide. Starks-group-of-native-indiansStarks, group of native indians. Starks-Indians-at-HomeStarks,Indians at Home. A Mixed Group - Chinese, Negro and East Indian.  Stark's Guide.A Mixed Group - Chinese, Negro and East Indian. Stark's Guide. Mohammedan Priest.  Stark's Guide.Mohammedan Priest. Stark's Guide. Visiting card or similar, of a woman in British Guiana. (date not known)Visiting card or similar, of a woman in British Guiana. (date not known) Wapisiana child. (old postcard)Wapisiana child. (old postcard) Wapisiana girl sifting grated cassava.Wapisiana girl sifting grated cassava. Wapisiana girl spinning cotton.Wapisiana girl spinning cotton. Wapisiana girls, Sylvia and Ilaika, in full dress.  (date not known)Wapisiana girls, Sylvia and Ilaika, in full dress. (date not known) Woyanvi Chief Kiwinik wearing chieftain insignia of mackaw feathers worn on left shoulder. Note nose feathers.  (date not known)Woyanvi Chief Kiwinik wearing chieftain insignia of mackaw feathers worn on left shoulder. Note nose feathers. (date not known) visual lightbox multiple galleries by VisualLightBox.com v5.4

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