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Control Officers inspect the cattle, 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011U/48

Scope and Contents

The typewritten caption on the reverse reads 'As part of the plan to introduce mixed farming, a stock farm is run by the Sleeping Sickness Service. Cattle are bred for distribution to the villages on a communal system whereby the whole village farmland benefits from the manure'.


  • Creation: 1940

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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

Former / Other Reference




Date information

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

Finding aid date

2003-10-24 09:03:28+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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