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Export of cloves, 1933 - 1948

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304Q/6/1/8/1/3/14

Scope and Contents

140 x 195 mm. The caption continues: 'Bales of cloves being loaded into lighters for transport to the ocean liners which lie in the harbour of Zanzibar. In the background is seen the Bet-el-Ajaib (an old palace, now Government offices) and to the left the Palace of the Sultan of Zanzibar.' Photograph stamped on the reverse with 'Photograph on loan. Dorien Leigh Ltd.'


  • Creation: 1933 - 1948


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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition, overall yellowing.



Finding aid date

2006-05-29 10:30:10+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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