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Collection Level Description: South Africa Handkerchief

Reference: GB 0162 MSS. Afr. r. 267
Title: South Africa Handkerchief
Dates of Creation: [c1910]
Extent: 1 item

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

No relevant details are available.

Scope and Content

Handkerchief with map of South Africa and drawings of Edward VII and Queen Alexandra, with the motto United under the one flag, [c1910].

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The handkerchief was donated to the library by John Pinfold on 16th June 2000 after being used in the library's Amandla! exhibition.

Access Conditions

Bodleian reader's ticket required.

Reproduction Restrictions

No reproduction or publication of papers without permission. Contact the library in the first instance.

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Finding Aids

The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room.

Access Points

Edward | VII | 1841-1910 | King of Great Britain and Ireland

Alexandra | 1844-1925 | Queen consort of Edward VII

South Africa | Maps

South Africa | Pictorial works


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