Slide Title

Sugar-Mill

Slide ID

CV-80-133

_pkUnique ID

CV80133

Slide Date

1980

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Island

São Nicolau

Province or Jurisdiction

São Nicolau

City / Village

Villa da Ribeira Brava

Date

1980

Description

A sugar mill is used to press cane sugar as the first step in making "grogue," an alcoholic beverage native to Cape Verde. This "tripache," or distillery, is located just outside of Villa da Ribeira Brava.

Keywords

sugar-mill; trapiche; grogue; agriculture;

Social Theme

Agriculture

Notes

Irwin, Aisling and Wilson, Colum. Cape Verde: The Brandt Travel Guide. (Guilford, 2001). pp. 145

Copyright

Rhode Island College

Box

1

Folder

2

Image Dimensions

5285x3480

Software

VueScan

Date Time Scanned

10-8-2010 12:00 AM

Color Space

RGB

File Size

3.4 MB

Document Type

Image

Keywords

sugar-mill; trapiche; grogue; agriculture;

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