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The Gold Coast [i.e. Ghana] Volta River Project, 1940 - 1959

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011R/33

Scope and Contents

150 x 115 mm. Aerial view of the Volta River. The caption on the reverse reads 'The Volta River project in the Gold Coast is an ambitious scheme for the joint development of resources of water power and bauxite and the production of aluminium by the United Kingdom and the Gold Coast Government'.


  • Creation: 1940 - 1959

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition, slight surface scratching.

Former / Other Reference




Date information

DateText: The date is approximate..

Finding aid date

2003-09-16 16:40:25+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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