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Silk Cotton Tree, 1879 - 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y307G/5
Silk Cotton Tree, 1879 - 1910
Silk Cotton Tree, 1879 - 1910

Scope and Contents

228 x 177 mm. A view showing two Bahamians standing in front of the huge curling roots of a silk cotton tree. Written on the back: 'The Great Silk Cotton Tree in the Public Square, Nassau, Bahamas, about 200 years old'.


  • Creation: 1879 - 1910


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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition, apart from slight fading in from edges.

Related Materials

For a view of the same tree see Y307G/4.



Date information

DateText: The date is approximate..


Coonley, Jacob Frank, fl 1850-1910, photographer

Finding aid date

2003-03-11 17:15:39+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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