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Cyril Punch, trader in West Africa.
"A visit to the King of Benin": a journal by Punch, then a trader in West Africa, 1889 (manuscript and separate transcript); with extracts from the diary of Antera Duke, an Efik slave-trading Chief in Calabar, 1785-1788, and a report on the native law of Egbaland, 1906 (typescript).
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Listed as no. 1389 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).
Punch | Cyril | fl 1889 | trader in West Africa
Duke | Antera | fl 1785-1788 | Efik slave-trading Chief in Calabar
Merchants | Africa, West
Slave traders | Nigeria | Calabar
Law | Nigeria | Akwa-Ibom
Benin (Nigeria) | Kings and rulers