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Link to larger image of RCS Y3045/11
Classmark: RCS Y3045/11
Originator: ? Lobo, Alfred, fl 1900-1939, photographer
Title: Entebbe Pier, with Ry. [Railway] Steamers alongside
Description: A view looking along the pier at Entebbe with SS 'Clement Hill' (in service 1906-1936) moored at the left...
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Link to larger image of RCS Y3045C/15
Classmark: RCS Y3045C/15
Originator: ? Lobo, Alfred, fl 1900-1939, photographer
Title: Rickshaw travelling
Description: Showing George Wilson (1862-1943) seated in a rickshaw with four Ugandans in front and behind the vehicle...
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Link to larger image of RCS Y3047A/3
Classmark: RCS Y3047A/3
Originator: A C Gomes and Son
Title: The Beach, Zanzibar
Description: A view showing African labourers loading lighters for tranportation to the steamer at anchor in the harbour beyond.
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Link to larger image of RCS Y3047A/14
Classmark: RCS Y3047A/14
Originator: A C Gomes and Son
Title: Bububu Station, Zanzibar
Description: A view showing Africans loading produce on to the train on the narrow gauge railway at Bububu, five miles north of Zanzibar Town.
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Link to larger image of RCS Y3047A/22
Classmark: RCS Y3047A/22
Originator: A C Gomes and Son
Title: Donkey transport, She hiri [Mshihiri] Arabs, Zanzibar
Description: A view showing three Arabs with their loaded donkeys on a country road...
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Classmark: RCS Y3047A/23
Originator: A C Gomes and Son
Title: Indians, Zanzibar
Description: Showing two Indian farmers driving loaded bullock carts along a country road.
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Link to larger image of RCS Y305J/39
Classmark: RCS Y305J/39
Originator: Cape Government Railways
Title: The old coaching days. The Mafeking-Bulawayo coach at Mafeking
Description: Showing the unhitched stage-coach standing in front of the P.M. Fincham's store...
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Link to larger image of RCS Y305J/61
Classmark: RCS Y305J/61
Originator: Unknown
Title: [Locomotive parts leaving Port Natal]
Description: Showing a locomotive on the dockside at Durban, with flatcars loaded with engine frames behind...
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Link to larger image of RCS Y305J/164
Classmark: RCS Y305J/164
Originator: Unknown
Title: Native sledge
Description: Showing a (Zulu ?) girl seated on a sledge composed of two sacks placed on a triangular wooden framework and drawn by two bullocks.
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Link to larger image of RCS PC Egypt/67
Classmark: RCS PC Egypt/67
Originator: Sudan Government Railways and Steamers
Title: 4th class passengers
Description: A view showing two people getting into a train carriage carrying belongings wrapped in cloth...
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Link to larger image of RCS Y30448U/40
Classmark: RCS Y30448U/40
Originator: Soldier on the Kumasi Ashanti Expedition
Title: [Two-wheeled cart]
Description: A view showing a two-wheeled wooden cart...
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Link to larger image of RCS Y3045T/12
Classmark: RCS Y3045T/12
Originator: Hattersley, Charles William, 1866-1934
Title: A canoe on the Lake Victoria Nyanza
Description: The photograph is annotated: 'Built to carry 22 paddlers a steersman and about 15 passengers...'
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Link to larger image of RCS Y30469D/159
Classmark: RCS Y30469D/159
Originator: Smith, Sir, Walter, Buchanan-, 1879-1944, Knight and colonial administrator
Title: Embarking guns at Lindi
Description: Showing a field gun being winched aboard a ship at Lindi, with a European officer and the crew (of Chinese sailors) watching in the background.
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Link to larger image of RCS Y30469D/160
Classmark: RCS Y30469D/160
Originator: Smith, Sir, Walter, Buchanan-, 1879-1944, Knight and colonial administrator
Title: Embarking guns at Lindi
Description: Showing a gun being lowered into the hold, with askaris (soldiers) and Chinese crewmen watching from the background.
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Link to larger image of RCS Y305F/3
Classmark: RCS Y305F/3
Originator: Melvill, Edward H V, fl 1879-1899, government surveyor
Title: The Park, Maritzburg [i.e. Pietermaritzburg], Natal
Description: Showing a roadway beside a river in the park in Pietermaritzburg, with an African rickshaw driver standing in the foreground.
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