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Society women of Johannesburg

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3055C

Scope and Contents

A collection of studio portraits of society hostesses and personalities; prints of various sizes and by various photographers. Y3055C/2-4 and 11 are by Duffus Bros.


  • Creation: 1890 - 1910

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.01 cubic metre(s) (1 archival box containing 20 images.)

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Generally fair condition.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented to the Royal Commonwealth Society by Mrs. Mellor Evans and Miss G.M. Redwood in 1968.

Existence and Location of Copies

This file is available on microfiche: Africa, fiche number 178-9.


This collection level description was entered by WS and MJC using information from the original typescript catalogue. Identifications and some biographical details have been supplied by Miss G.M. Redwood.



Includes index.
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