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Photographs of Cape Province

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3059Y

Scope and Contents

A collection of high quality photographs, measuring 210 x 160 mm, mounted on black album sheets. They are uncaptioned but most have been identified from books on the Cape and on South African architecture; 25-31 are almost certainly photographs of Zulu peoples; the remainder are less clearly identified. Photographer unknown.


  • Creation: 1920 - 1930

Conditions Governing Access

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Biographical / Historical

Photographer unknown.


1 file(s) (35 images in 1 file)

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

The album sheets have been removed from a water-damaged cover. The photographs themselves are in good condition.

Existence and Location of Copies

This collection is available on microfiche: Africa, fiche numbers 192-193.


This collection level description was entered by KS using information from the original typescript catalogue.

Date information

DateText: Undated: probably 1920s/1930s..



Includes index.
2003-03-20 15:52:54+00:00
Language of description
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Repository Details

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