Video and transcript of early cine film from when Seager was stationed at Dombodema and Tjimali

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The video was jointly compiled by Rev Seager and his wife during and after the period when they were stationed at Dombodema and in the Tjimali District, Matabeleland. They were based there for 5 years during the 1930s and 1940s. In addition, Rev Seager compiled the accompanying transcript (16pp) of the video in order 'to explain the views and events displayed'. Note that a list of names of Indigenous clergy are read out within the video.

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Alternative Form Available

A digitised MP4 copy of the video is available upon request to the Archivist