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[Traffic controller at N'Dele Station, Congo, 1940s], 1940 - 1949

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011U/512

Scope and Contents

Showing a trafficcontroller employed by Otrace (Office d'Exploitation des Transports Coloniaux) speaking into the telephone from his office at N'Dele. The typewritten caption on the reverse reads 'Dans le cabine de 'dispatching' de la Station de N'Dele, à Léopoldville, voici un des employés indigènes de l'Otrace (Office d'Exploitation des Transports Coloniaux) qui contrôlent le trafic sur le chemin de fer de Matadi'. Photograph by A. Da Cruz.

Dates

  • 1940 - 1949

Creator

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Language of Materials

English

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

Former / Other Reference

61.32.12/7

General

SG.

Originator(s)

Da Cruz, A, fl 1947, photographer

Finding aid date

2003-11-25 09:08:59+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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