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South African history in pictures

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 342

Scope and Contents

A three-part series of black and white images on card designed to provide teachers with material to illustrate history lessons. The series includes a wide range of pictures, portraits and photographs. Titles and captions have been recorded as found and may contain offensive, inappropriate or outdated terms. The items are undated, but probably originate from between the 1960s and 1980s.


  • Creation: 1970


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Biographical / Historical

Shell South Africa (Pty) Limited is a subsidiary of Shell, one of the major oil companies operating in South Africa.


3 envelope(s) : card

Language of Materials



Former / Other Reference

Oak Showcase Drawer

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The provenance of the collection is unknown.


This collection level description was created by RAS.


Shell South Africa (Pty) Limited

Includes index.
2004-06-14 11:59:09+00:00
Language of description
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Repository Details

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