Skip to main content

UWI MONA LIBRARY DIGITAL COLLECTIONS

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: world
(44 results)



Display: 20

    • Dr. T. W. J. Taylor: a portrait

    • Principals (University) - Caribbean Area, English--speaking; College administrators - Caribbean Area, English-speaking; Taylor, T. W. J.
    • *A portrait of Dr. T. W. J. Taylor, first Principal of the UCWI (1946-52). He was a past member of the Oxford University Chemistry Dept. and served as a Science adviser to Lord Mountbatten in the Burma Campaign of World War 2.
    • Dr. T. W. J. Tyalor, first Principal of UCWI.

    • Principals (University) - Caribbean Area, English--speaking; College administrators - Caribbean Area, English-speaking; Taylor, T. W. J.
    • *Principal T. W. J. Taylor consulting other university members in the outdoors. Dr. Taylor was the first Principal of the UCWI and a past member of the Oxford University Chemistry Dept. He distinguished himself serving as a Science adviser to Lord...
    • Gibraltar Hall, UCWI, Mona, 1948

    • Buildings - Jamaica; Student housing - Jamaica; Gibraltar Hall (Jamaica).
    • *Student packing his suitcase at Gibraltar Hall, UCWI, Mona. This was the first hall of residence built at the UCWI , Mona, Jamaica. The UCWI was built on the Gibraltar Camp grounds and extended in time. The Camp consisted of a square mile of...
    • Gibraltar Hall, UCWI, Mona.

    • Buildings - Jamaica; Student housing - Jamaica; Dining rooms - Jamaica; Gibraltar Hall, UCWI, MOna (Jamaica).
    • *Students are seen having a meal in the Gibraltar Hall Refectory. Gibraltar Hall was the first Hall of Residence at UWI Mona. The UCWI was built on the Gibraltar Camp grounds and extended in time. The Camp consisted of a square mile of barbed-wire,...
    • Senate meeting, UWI, Mona, 1948/49

    • Meetings (Senate) - Jamaica; College administrators - Caribbean Area, English-speaking; Principals (University) - Caribbean Area, English-speaking; Registrars - Caribbean Area, English-speaking; Springer, H.; Taylor, T. W. J.; Harper, W. F.;...
    • *The Senate meeting of 1948/49. From left to right are Registrar Mr. H. Springer, Principal Dr. T.W.J. Taylor, Professor Harper, Professor Hassall, Mr. P.M. Sherlock and (foreground) Dr. F. H. Bowen. Dr. Taylor was the first Principal of the...
    • Women in Gibraltar Hall common room, 1950.

    • Student housing - Jamaica; Gibraltar Hall (Jamaica); Lowe, Muriel; Brown, Yvonne; Clarke, Betty; Thomas, Cicely; Theobalds, Norma.
    • *Women seated in the Women’s Common Room, Gibraltar Hall. From left to right are Muriel Lowe,?, Yvonne Brown, Bethy Clarke, Cecily Thomas and Norma Theobalds. Gibraltar Hall was the first Hall of Residence at UWI Mona. The UCWI was built on the...
    • Storm Warning

    • Hurricanes
    • A hurricane is approaching and already the heavy rains are causing physical destruction and severe hardship for the people. For example, Silver has a terrible toothache and because of the storm he is unable to get to the dentist; Pinkie, desperate...
    • Thunderhead

    • City and town life
    • The author provides short insights into the lives of different people in the city at a time of social turbulence: Joie and Sam looks forward to Christmas together but tragedy intervenes; a seventeen year old boy furtively tries to seduce a girl...
    • End of a dream

    • Love stories
    • Christine imagined herself living in a dream world with the stranger who regularly visited the flower shop where she worked. Eventually, she discovers that the man in her dreams was nothing like the real man whom she later comes to know and love.
    • Hot water

    • City and urban life; Interpersonal relations
    • A variety of scenes from city life: a vagrant arrested for loitering sentenced in court the next day; three mischievous boys playing on the beach; a man courting a somewhat reluctant nursemaid; an attempted blackmail that goes awry; a pregnant...
    • The Talisman

    • Love; Man-woman relationship
    • He decided that the wonderful almost mystical bonding between them as lovers had to be broken, and to him fell the unpleasant task. He felt that he had given his all to the affair while to her it was not serious but something she could set aside...
    • Start of something again

    • Man-woman relationship; Interpersonal relations; Hurricanes
    • Duckett and Silver meet regularly at their favourite restaurant to talk about art and politics as the city grows restless in the aftermath of a devastating hurricane. During this time, Silver is flirting dangerously with a married woman right...

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK