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Bantu girl guarding the mabele corn, 1930 - 1950

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305O/109

Scope and Contents

154 x 104 mm. The caption continues: 'She uses a stick with a small lump of clay on the end, which she throws at the birds as they approach.' Although uncredited in this album, an identical photograph credited to Killie Campbell is held in an album at the Killie Campbell Africana Library under the reference Album D34/001-197.Basutoland Customs.BRN 310846.


  • Creation: 1930 - 1950

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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.



Finding aid date

2004-09-20 11:11:07+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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