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South Africa (nation)

Subject Source: Local sources

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Letter on the Royal Visit to Natal, 1990

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 113/80
Scope and Contents

A copy of a letter from Sir David Gill describing the Royal Visit of 1901, 7 pages. The address and ending are missing from the letter. It includes reference to several vessels and persons of eminence. There are two accompanying letters regarding the gift of the letter to the R.C.S., and a memorandum by D.H. Simpson, R.C.S. Librarian, providing background information.

Dates: 1990
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