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Zanzibar clove industry, 1933 - 1948

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304Q/6/1/8/1/2/9

Scope and Contents

215 x 165 mm. The caption continues: 'The cloves are harvested in bunches and before drying the buds are separated from the 'stems.' This process is seen in the picture. The bunch of cloves is held in the right hand and the buds are brushed off against the palm of the left.'


  • Creation: 1933 - 1948


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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition, some yellowing.



Finding aid date

2006-05-29 09:38:03+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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