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Ugandan Independence

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3045V

Scope and Contents

Fourteen captioned 152 x 103 mm. colour photographs taken by Michael Lee illustrating celebrations held in Kampala to mark Uganda's independence. They include views of the procession, independence shields, Makerere College, Kampala City Hall, and the ceremony at Kololo stadium attended by the Duke and Duchess of Kent.


  • Creation: 1962-10-09

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14 item(s) (14 images)

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

several of the photographs have suffered from water damage and have distorted colours

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Michael Lee in 2007.


This collection level description was entered by MJC.


Lee, Michael

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