Black & white photographs taken by Richard Joseph Adshead, Sales Manager for Pepsi-Cola when they started operations successively in Uganda and in Mauritius. Also includes his certificate for taking a sales training course consducted by Pepsi-Cola International, Jun 1958.
Photographs of the opening of the Pepsi-Cola factories in Kampala, c. 1950, and Mauritius, late 1950s
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- ReferenceGB 102 MS 380904
- Dates of Creation1950s
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description16 items
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Administrative / Biographical History
Richard Joseph Adshead was born in Thames Ditton, Surrey, 18 February 1908. He lived in Canada (Alberta, then Vancouver Island), c. 1924-1940; Royal Canadian Artillery 1940-1946; worked for Pepsi-Cola in Uganda c. 1948-c.1956, Mauritius c. 1956-1960, and for Canada Dry in London 1960-1968. He then lived at Downtown, near Hordle, Hampshire, until his death at Lymington, 30 June 1998.
Donated to SOAS Library in June 2007.