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[Pigs on stock farm set up by Sleeping Sickness Service, c.1940], 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011U/49

Scope and Contents

Showing a litter of pigs being fed. The typewritten caption on the reverse reads 'From the stock farm set up by the Sleeping Sickness Service pigs are distributed to the local peasantry. They are bred from British imported stock. Payment is made by handing over a female from the first litter. When weaned the pigs ate [sic] sold to the Agricultural Department for fattening and transported to Lagos, the capital of Nigeria'.


  • Creation: 1940

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

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Existence and Location of Copies

Duplicate at Y3011U/50.



Finding aid date

2003-10-24 09:08:16+00:00

Includes index.

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