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Botswana (nation)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

A pack horse ready for the road, 1910 - 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30546A/73
Scope and Contents

87 x 85 mm. Showing a saddled packhorse grazing.

Dates: 1910 - 1911
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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A point, 1910 - 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30546A/77
Scope and Contents

87 x 86 mm. Showing a pointer at work in the bush.

Dates: 1910 - 1911
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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A police station in Bechuanaland Protectorate, 1910 - 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30546A/77B
Scope and Contents

85 x 85 mm. Negative only.

Dates: 1910 - 1911
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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A settler's hut on the Chartered Company's, Crocodile River, 1907, 1907

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30546A/77E
Scope and Contents

85 x 85 mm. Negative only.

Dates: 1907
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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A shoot on Kgorwe Flats, 1910 - 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30546A/75
Scope and Contents

86 x 85 mm. Showing birds and small bucks hanging in camp, with five dogs standing in the foreground.

Dates: 1910 - 1911
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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A view from the train going through Bechuanaland Protectorate, 1910 - 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30546A/77A
Scope and Contents

85 x 85 mm. Negative only.

Dates: 1910 - 1911
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Item

A view from the train passing through Bechuanaland Protectorate, 1910 - 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30546A/77D
Scope and Contents

85 x 85 mm. Negative only.

Dates: 1910 - 1911
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Bakalagadi with pack oxen : hut tax collection, Nov. 12th 1911, 1911-11-12

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30546A/80
Scope and Contents

143 x 84 mm. A similar view to the preceding print but showing the line of pack oxen on the move.

Dates: 1911-11-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Item

Bakalagadi with pack oxen, pack slipped, Makgomane, Nov. 12th 1911, 1911-11-12

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30546A/79
Scope and Contents

143 x 83 mm. Showing a group of loaded oxen grazing while the pack on one of the animals is adjusted.

Dates: 1911-11-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Item

Cattle watering in the Magalapye River, 1910 - 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30546A/74
Scope and Contents

87 x 87 mm. Showing a herd of long horned cattle on the sandy riverbank.

Dates: 1910 - 1911
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Hut tax collection, Nov. 28th 1911 at [?] Ilapei, 1910 - 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30546A/81
Scope and Contents

142 x 83 mm. Showing a group of Africans being addressed by a European officer of the Bechuanaland Protectorate Police at a camp in the veldt.

Dates: 1910 - 1911
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Item

Outspanned on the road to Crocodile River [Limpopo], N. Protectorate 1907, 1907

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30546A/72
Scope and Contents

82 x 78 mm. Showing a campsite in the bush with a group of outspanned oxen standing near a wagon and a European squatting beside fire in the foreground.

Dates: 1907
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Resident court at Kgama's Kgotla, Serowe, Bech'd Protc, 1910 - 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30546A/71
Scope and Contents

86 x 86 mm. Showing a large group of Africans seated in the open square at Serowe for a 'Kgotla', or formal meeting of the village called by the headman. The figure addressing the meeting this meeting is probably Khama or (Kgama) III (circa 1830/7-1923), Chief of the Ngwato (Bamangwato from 1875 until his death. The figure is too far away to be identified with certainty.

Dates: 1910 - 1911
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Shooting pals, 1910 - 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30546A/76
Scope and Contents

87 x 85 mm. Showing a European in camp with his horse and dog.

Dates: 1910 - 1911
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Society Birds' nests, Malokganyane - Nov 8th 1911, 1911-11-08

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30546A/78
Scope and Contents

141 x 85 mm. Showing a large group of Society Birds' nests in a tree growing in lightly wooded scrubland, with a figure on horseback at the base of the tree.

Dates: 1911-11-08
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Women going to the pits for water, Serowe 1907, 1907

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30546A/77C
Scope and Contents

85 x 85 mm. Negative only.

Dates: 1907
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).