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Arthur W. Read was an engineer on the Uganda Railway.
Two albums of photographs showing the construction of the Uganda Railway, with some early photographs of the European population and early development of Kenya.
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Listed as no. 1030 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).
Read | Arthur W | fl 1897-1901 | railway engineer in Uganda
Postcards | Africa
Africa, British East | Pictorial works