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"Durban, after escape, November 1899", 1899-12-23

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW I Photo 2/18

Scope and Contents

Half-length photograph of WSC, standing smiling with his hat in his hand, facing the camera and wearing an oversize coat, at the docks in Durban, following his escape from Pretoria [South Africa]. In the background, people are lining the side of a ship to watch.


  • 1899-12-23

Conditions Governing Access

Digital copies are available, to protect the fragile original.


1 item(s)

Language of Materials


Date information

DateText: Original caption says November 1899, but it is in fact December.

Finding aid date

2016-04-27 15:27:24.763000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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