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The picture shows a sample of blood being taken by the Veterinary Assistant for laboratory diagnosis at the Department of Animal Health Experimental Livestock Farm near Accra, Gold Coast [i.e. Ghana], 1940 - 1949

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011U/265

Scope and Contents

The typewritten caption on the reverse reads 'Frequent blood tests are made on the adult cow for the presence of contagiou abortion. Blood tests are also made periodically to detect the presence of Trypanosomiasis and tick borne diseases'.

Dates

  • 1940 - 1949

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Language of Materials

English

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

Former / Other Reference

DW.1552

General

SG.

Date information

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

Finding aid date

2003-11-12 11:28:39+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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