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[Recreation], 1930 - 1950

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304Q/6/1/10

Scope and Contents

Showing general recreation activities, including those in celebration of the Sultan's Silver Jubilee 1936/7 (an Arab sword dance, a boat race, other painted dancers), boys with toy boats/cars, men playing 'Bao' (the African equivalent of chess) and cards, and a snake charmer in Pemba Island.


  • Creation: 1930 - 1950


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36 item(s) (36 images)

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair to good condition.



Finding aid date

2006-03-29 09:46:38+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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