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Government House, Accra, Gold Coast [i.e. Ghana], 1924

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC Gold Coast/15

Scope and Contents

The caption on the reverse reads: 'Government House, Accra, Gold Coast. The official residence of the Governors of the Gold Coast. Although modernised and considerably enlarged, much of the old Castle remains to remind us of the days when it was designed to protect the early adventurers whose range of authority was the range of their guns'.


  • Creation: 1924


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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.



Finding aid date

2003-11-18 17:28:00+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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