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Udi Village. Mass Literacy class, 1940 - 1949

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011U/5

Scope and Contents

Showing a row of women at a table in the open air receiving instruction. A typewritten caption (which duplicates most of a pencilled annotation) on the reverse reads 'This is the 'top' class for women - normally 12. These are wives of miners at Enugu and of N.A. [Native Administration] employees'. The annotation continues 'Note these women are well dressed'.


  • Creation: 1940 - 1949

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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.



Date information

DateText: Dated '1940s' in the original typescript catalogue..



Finding aid date

2003-10-22 14:19:22+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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