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[Mining operations, ?Johannesburg], 1880 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305D/71

Scope and Contents

207 x 139 mm. A view looking along an excavated trench, the sides supported by props made from tree trunks placed horizontally between the walls. A group of African and European miners pose for the photographer beside the trench.


  • Creation: 1880 - 1889

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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.





Finding aid date

2004-08-03 11:54:46+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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