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[Travel document for Beira, Mashonaland and Rhodesia Railway]

Slide 38 of [Manchester Geographical Society Collection: Africa (east and south) ['star' labels]] (lecture: privately made, at least 183 slides, n.d.)

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Type of image
photograph of exterior location
height 3.25 inches (8.3 cm), width 3.25 inches (8.3 cm)
(all dimensions are nominal; individual examples of this slide may have varied slightly from these values).
glass / paper
Production process
photography, on glass substrate

The document is an indemnity certificate in the name of a Mr T.A. Edwards, absolving the railway company of liability for any injury during a journey by goods train from Bulawayo to Beira. The certificate is dated 20 May 1908.

Lucerna ID  5149250

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 25 September 2019

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