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Scope and Contents The collection comprises twenty-eight (28) letters, fifteen (15) of which were written by Capildeo himself while he was a lecturer at University College, London. Capildeo wrote thirteen of these letters to Alloy Lequay, then secretary of the DLP. Vernon Jamadar and Thomas Bleasdell, DLP parliamentarians, were the other two recipients. The letters lend an insight into Capildeo as politician. They reveal his difficult and ultimately unsuccessful attempts to lead the party from faraway Britain....
Scope and Contents These materials were collected from the campaign trail of political parties contesting elections in Trinidad and Tobago. The accumulation of materials began in 2010 with the General and Local Government elections. The repository will continue to add to this collection with hope of acquiring memorabilia form previous elections.
- Subject: Political parties X