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Unidentified building, Main Street, Port Elizabeth, 1865 - 1878

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3059V/9

Scope and Contents

98 x 139 mm. Showing a three storey stone building with cornices and elaborate sculptured pairs of columns between the windows. Judging by the tablet at the top of the building, which shows two figures operating a press, this is presumably the office of one of the Port Elizabeth newspapers.


  • 1865 - 1878

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Date information

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Finding aid date

2012-10-02 09:47:24+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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