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On a tobacco estate in Sumatra [circa 1900], 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 6/68

Scope and Contents

290 x 173 mm. Platinum print. A view looking across undulating land planted out with nearly ripe tobacco; with a European foreman dressed in white in the foreground.


  • Creation: 1900


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Biographical / Historical

Photographer unknown.

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

Related Materials

For a note on the tobacco industry in Sumatra see BAM 10/20-BAM 10/23.





Finding aid date

2002-05-22 10:33:20+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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