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[Compound at Takalafiya, c.1939], 1939

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011U/43

Scope and Contents

Showing two girls spinning yarn in a compound. The typewritten caption on the reverse reads 'Here is a spotlessly clean compound in the newly planned town of Takalafiya. The two girls sit in the shade of an orange tree and spin. Contrast this picture with DW.2122 which shows the squalor of a compound in the old town'.


  • Creation: 1939

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

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Related Materials

The picture reference in the caption relates to Y3011U/38.



Finding aid date

2003-10-23 16:26:31+00:00

Includes index.

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