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Basutoland Mounted Police during a hut tax collection tour, 1910 - 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30546A/3

Scope and Contents

142 x 82 mm (loosely mounted on foolscap paper with notes beneath the photograph). Showing a group of native officers standing behind African women and children in a mountain village in Basutoland. In the early years of the century, hut tax was the main source of revenue in the territory.


  • Creation: 1910 - 1911


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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.




Green, Edward Scott Waring, fl 1911, sub-inspector of Police

Finding aid date

2002-10-22 14:47:47+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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