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Woman Tapping a Rubber Tree [Malaysia?], 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/2607

Scope and Contents

Photograph of a woman in traditional dress using a knife to cut into a tree to tap for rubber, which is caught in a cup at the base in a forest in [Malaysia?] in the early 20th century.

Dates

  • 1870s-1930s

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

1 slide 83mm by 83mm

Conditions Governing Access

Open.

Extent

From the Fonds: 50 boxes, 3,465 slides

Physical Description

1 slide 83mm by 83mm

Dimensions

83mm by 83mm

Archivist's Note

Catalogued by Kristy Davis as part of Towards Dolly Project, 2012-2013

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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