Migrant Worker


Disparagingly referred to as 'Coolies', migrant workers from India became incredibly important for the economy of Trinidad. Over 100,000 arrived in little over 8 decades following the abolition of slavery. Picture courtesy of the The Caribbean Photo Archive


Trinidad and Tobago




Share


Armed Forces | Art and Culture | Articles | Biographies | Colonies | Discussion | Glossary | Home | Library | Links | Map Room | Sources and Media | Science and Technology | Search | Student Zone | Timelines | TV & Film | Wargames |


by Stephen Luscombe