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Commissioner Street, Johannesburg, 1890

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305D/70

Scope and Contents

285 x 233 mm. A view looking west along Commissioner Street towards Fordsburg with pedestrians, hansom cabs and carts on the as yet unsurfaced roadway. Photograph probably by E. Caney, in about 1890. The print has the caption: 'Commissioner Street, Johannesburg', and is numbered '139.'

Dates

  • 1890

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Language of Materials

English

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition, some fading in from edges.

Existence and Location of Copies

CN 1928.

General

WS.

Originator(s)

?Caney, E, fl 1890, photographer

Finding aid date

2004-08-03 11:40:28+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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