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Leeward Islands Trinidad & Tobago
First posted on January 27th 2009, last revised on November 14th 2010

For later history, see history of Dominica, Grenada, Trinidad and Tobago, St. Lucia, St. Vincent

Windward Islands 1880-1958

See also history of
Dominica, Grenada, Tobago, St. Lucia, St. Vincent

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Country Profiles Modern Article : British Windward Islands, from Wikipedia
Links General
on History
Organizations Association of Caribbean Historians
Caribbean Historical Society
Historical Dictionaries
Accounts of History Modern Article : British Windward Islands, from Wikipedia
Library of Congress Country Studies : Caribbean Islands, click Windward Islands and Barbados
Historical, of the Caribbean Th. Coke, A history of the West Indies, vol.1, 1808, vol.2, 1810, vol.3, 1811, GB
Th. Southey, Chronological history of the West Indies, vol.1, 1827, GB (out of 3 vols.)
E. Regnault bet al., Histoire des Antilles et des colonies françaises, espagnoles, anglaises .., 1849, in French, GB
Historical, on the Windward Islandso
Specific Periods W.H. Siebert, The Legacy of the American Revolution to the British West Indies and Bahamas (1913), posted on Internet Archive
Military Regiments of the British West Indies and Bermuda, by Frank Goodwill
Economy & Finances Entry Saint Lucia, from Global History of Currencies, by Bryan Taylor
Peter Clegg, The Development of the Windward Islands Banana Export Trade (2000)
Historical Background, from Windwards Bananas
WINFA Fairtrade Unit, from Fairtrade Foundation
Gary Melville, Case Study Windward Islands (Agriculture Economics and Agriculture Management), posted by UNCTAD
A Review of the Beers of the Windward Islands, from Usual Suspects
The EU and Eastern Caribbean Bananas, from The European Commission's Delegation to Barbados and the EasternCaribbean
Social History
Ethnography Windward Islands, pp.814-815 in G.G. Chisholm, The world as it is; a popular account of the countries and peoples of the earth 1884, IA
Religion Chronology of Catholic Dioceses - St. Lucia, from Kirken i Norge
Category : Religion in Saint Lucia, from Wikipedia
Diocese of the Windward Islands (Anglican)
Clifton L. Holland, A Chronology of Protestant Beginnings : the Windward Islands (2003)
History of Regions
Local History
Institutions History, of Windward Islands Teachers' Union
Others Neotropic Ecoregion, from WWF
L.J. Charles, Malaria in the Leeward and Windward Islands, British West Indies (1952), abstract from American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

Historical Data Lists of Statesmen from World Statesmen (B. Cahoon)
Lists of Consuls Political Graveyard : Trinidad & Tobago, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Grenada, Dominica, has incomplete list of U.S. consuls
Lists of Bishops
Population Figures
Documents Historical Newspapers Caribbean Newspaper Digital Library
Newspaper Collection, from National Archives of Trinidad & Tobago
Trinidad & Tobago Digital Library Newspaper Clippings Database
History of Trinidad and Tobago, from World History Archives
Newsreels British Pathe
Image Databanks Wikimedia Commons
Archival Deposits Search National Archives (UK)
Search Janus
Constitutions, Laws
Consular Reports
Chamber of Commerce Reports
Document Collections Grenada, Trinidad & Tobago, from Caribbean Register of Documentary Heritage
Search : Wikisource, English edition
Historical Maps Windward Islands, H.C. Carey (1822), Arrowsmith 1844, from David Rumsey Map Collection
Encyclopedia Entries
Secular Articles Windward Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Grenadines, Tobago, from EB 1911
Article Dominica, Grenada, Santa Lucia, Saint Vincent, Tobago, Castries, from Meyers Konversationslexikon 1885-1892, in German
Parliamentary Debates Hansard (British Parliament)
Tour Guides, Travelogues J.H. Stark, Stark's Guide-book and History of Trinidad: Including Tobago, Granada, and St. Vincent (1897), posted on Internet Archive
A. Straker, A Trip to the Windward Islands: Or, Then and Now (1896), IA
Residence Memoirs G.W. des Vux, My colonial service in British Guiana, St. Lucia, Trinidad, Fiji, Australia, Newfoundland, and Hong Kong, with interludes vol.1, vol.2, (1903) posted on Internet Archive
Institutions Archives, Musea, Libraries National Archives of Trinidad & Tobago
Museum Directory : St. Lucia, from Caribbean Museums
Official Symbols Flags, Coats of Arms Flags, from FOTW
Coins, Banknotes

Bibliography General RHS Bibliography
Datenbasis Internationale Beziehungen und Länderkunde (Data Base on International Relations and Country Studies), (site in German, most titles listed in English; hundreds of entries; publications mostly since 1970)
on the Caribbean Search RHS Bibliography for Windward Islands
Annotated Bibliography for the English Speaking Caribbean (Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, The British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Montserrat, Saint Lucia, St. Kitts and Nevis, Turks and Caicos, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, and the U.S. Virgin Islands) (In order of importance.), from Florida Coastal School of Law
National Archives (UK) : Caribbean Histories Revealed : Bibliography
Mitchell's West Indian Bibliography
Bibliography of Caribbean Archaeology, from Florida Museum of Natural History
Directory of Open Access Journals, search for Windward Islands
Online Libraries General Gutenberg Library Online, Internet Archive
Persee (French search engine)
on the Caribbean Digital Library of the Caribbean
Trinidad & Tobago Digital Library
Online Journals General Directory of Open Access Journals
Journal de la Societe des Americanistes 1895-2000, Persee
On the Caribbean The Caribbean History Archives 2007-2008
General Accounts Jan Rogozinski, A Brief History of the Caribbean (1992) London : Penguin 1994 [G]
Mordechai Arbell, The Jewish Nation of the Caribbean, Jerusalem : Gefen 2002
Specific Topics
Historical Dictionaries

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