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Our New Money! On the Anniversary of Changeover Day

On Monday September 8, 1969 (known as Changeover Day) Jamaica saw the introduction of five (5) coins that truly marked the beginning of Jamaican currency/coinage. After 149 years (1840) of using the currency of the United Kingdom, the island was finally getting ‘its...

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The Legendary Peter Tosh, O.M. was born on October 19, 1944. The National Library of Jamaica honours this great Jamaica musician on the anniversary of his birth.
How many of his albums are you familiar with? These are all part of the National Library's collection.
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