Wood Plank House, Barbados, 1907


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Image Reference
NW0125

Source
Barbados Department of Archives, Registered Photos, 1905-1907, # 81

Comments
Roof of cane trash; kitchen extension on right. Although the photo is long after slave emancipation, the house closely resembles wooden plank houses with thatched roofs found among Barbados plantation slaves, particularly in the pre-emancipation (pre-1834/38) decades of 19th century.