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[View at Takalafiya, c.1939], 1939

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011U/40

Scope and Contents

Showing Africans posed in the open grass square at the centre of Takalafiya. The typewritten caption on the reverse reads 'The town of Takalafiya was planned and built round a large grass square in the centre of which is a cement-lined well - one of the five new wells in the town. These new wells are a vast improvement on the old with adequate supplies which caused guinea worm infection. The photograph was taken from the top of a mosque'.


  • Creation: 1939

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

Former / Other Reference




Finding aid date

2003-10-23 15:38:55+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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