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Accra (inhabited place)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 140 Collections and/or Records:

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Orange seller. Accra market, 1939

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30448K/141
Scope and Contents

The negative envelope is numbered '9'.

Dates: 1939
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Out of surf-boat, 1938

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30448O/13
Scope and Contents

85 x 60 mm. Canham being carried ashore.

Dates: 1938
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Out of surf-boat, Accra, 1938 - 1950

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30448P/8
Scope and Contents

85 x 60 mm. duplicate of Y30448O/13.

Dates: 1938 - 1950
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Panorama of Accra, circa 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30448A
Dates: 1910
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Part of our timber yard at Accra, 1938 - 1948

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30448V/35
Scope and Contents

The caption continues: 'The heavy trucks in the centre are Obeche 12' x 12" x 6" for seasoning. No. 3 page 4.'

Dates: 1938 - 1948
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Post Office staff, Accra, 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30448B/10
Scope and Contents

200 x 149 mm. Portrait taken in the inner courtyard of the General Post Office, Accra, with European staff seated in the centre at the front, and African staff gathered around them. The two figures in the centre are probably Samuel Bucknell Gosling, Postmaster General, and Deputy Postmaster General and William Thomas Ewart Wallace.

Dates: 1915
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Representatives of the Universities of Paris and Bordeaux, 1961-11-25

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30448F/14
Scope and Contents

140 x 105 mm.

Dates: 1961-11-25
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South African Aid to Britain Fund Film 1, 1955-11 - 1956-01

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 219/3/1
Scope and Contents ‘South African Aid to Britain Fund Overseas travel parties for Youth. West Africa Tour. November 1955 - January 1956.’ Includes a list of the personnel of the Committee appointed by the Prime Minister in 1948 to administer the sum allocated from the South African Aid to Britain Fund to encourage youth travel overseas. 'The tour was to give a representative group of British youth experience of conditions of life and work in the Gold Coast and Nigeria, to bring them into contact with the...
Dates: 1955-11 - 1956-01
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Street scene, Accra, 1946-12 - 1947-01

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011KKK(GS)19
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

The slides are 25 x 25 mm. Y3011KKK(GS)1-12 are boxed with Y3011WW Eastham. The remainder are in three separate slide boxes.

Dates: 1946-12 - 1947-01
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[Taking the salute], 1940-06

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30448K/160
Scope and Contents

A handwritten note, in the same hand as the envelope captions, reads 'Accra 1939 or 1940. March past of Gold Coast Regiment before going to E Africa. Salute taken by H.E. Sir Arnold Hodson, Governor. Regiment com. [?commanded] by Brigadier Richards. This was the only series of photographs taken of it occasion [sic]'. The negative envelope is numbered '8'.

Dates: 1940-06
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[Taking the salute], 1940-06

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30448K/160A
Scope and Contents

A print measuring 180 x 130 mm. A handwritten note, in the same hand as the envelope captions, reads 'Accra 1939 or 1940. March past of Gold Coast Regiment before going to E Africa. Salute taken by H.E. Sir Arnold Hodson, Governor. Regiment com. [?commanded] by Brigadier Richards. This was the only series of photographs taken of it occasion [sic]'.

Dates: 1940-06
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Talking Drums heralding the Processions, 1961-11-25

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30448F/2
Scope and Contents

140 x 105 mm.

Dates: 1961-11-25
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Temporary Supreme Court, Accra, 1922

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30448L/35
Scope and Contents

200 x 150 mm. Built as a residential club for Europeans at cost of £38,000. 'Opened Feb 17th 1922. Crampton's chambers lower storey of block on extreme left. Law Offices upper story.' The inscription is contemporary, probably Lady Smyly's.

Dates: 1922
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Temporary Supreme Court, Accra, 1922

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30448L/36
Scope and Contents

200 x 150 mm. Built as a residential club for Europeans at cost of £38,000. ‘Opened Feb 17th 1922. Crampton's chambers lower storey of block on extreme left. Law Offices upper storey.’ The inscription is contemporary, probably Lady Smyly's.

Dates: 1922
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The Chancellor receives the Representative of Atlanta University, 1961-11-25

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30448F/13
Scope and Contents

140 x 105 mm.

Dates: 1961-11-25
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The Chancellor receives the Representative of Humbolt University, 1961-11-25

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30448F/11
Scope and Contents

140 x 105 mm.

Dates: 1961-11-25
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The Chancellor’s Procession after his installation, 1961-11-25

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30448F/16
Scope and Contents

140 x 105 mm.

Dates: 1961-11-25
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The Procession of the Academic Staff of the University, 1961-11-25

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30448F/3
Scope and Contents

140 x 105 mm.

Dates: 1961-11-25
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