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Sierra Leone, 1905 - 1953

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC Sierra Leone II

Scope and Contents

Postcards showing views in Sierra Leone, particularly in Free Town. The majority are by the Lisk-Carew Brothers, number 14 is by the Sierra Leone Government, Raphael Tuck and Sons Ltd, and number 15 is by Ceylon Pictorials. Numbers 20 and 30 give no indication as to the photographer.


  • Creation: 1905 - 1953

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33 item(s) (33 images)

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Kenneth G Barringer (b. 1925) and presented by Miss Terry Barringer, the donor's daughter and past Librarian of the RCS, on 15 December 2005.



Date information

DateText: The date is approximate..



Finding aid date

2006-07-13 11:55:07+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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