Scope and Content

Includes: old Umtali [later Mutare] mission grounds with a mining camp in the distance; Matabele outstation school; print of a drawing of Lobengula's Kraal, Bulawayo (for lecture by G W A Elliott); one of Lobengula's Impis and Rev. Bowen Rees' son; interior of Essexville church; "enquirer's class, [?]Tjimali"; [John] Whiteside's mule cart on the veldt; still from Rhodes of Africa film showing Helm (played by Lewis Casson), [Cecil] Rhodes (Walter Huston), and King Lobengula (Ndansia Kumalo); Umtali [c.1955]; wagon line from Bulawayo for the centenary of the Inyati mission, 1959; memorial on the summit of Mangwe Pass near Marula; hut and new outstation at Balla Balla.

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Copyright held by Council for World Mission, Gaumont British Picture Corporation, Ronald Hadden of Balawayo, and Central African Press Agency or their successors; some material probably out of copyright.