Newscuttings on Southern and East Africa

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 115 RCS/RCMS 332
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
      English .
  • Physical Description
      2 archive box(es) 2 boxes paper

Scope and Content

Four volumes of newscuttings, three relating to Southern and East Africa and one to the Native Question in South Africa, and loose cuttings on related subjects. Many of the articles concern the activities of the colonial powers in Africa, notably Great Britain, Germany, Spain and France.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

The provenance of the collection is unknown.


Includes index.

Other Finding Aids

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

The items in the collection are fragile and prone to disintegration. As a consequence some of the volumes have been mounted in plastic sleeves.

Additional Information

This collection level description was created by RAS.