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Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Aqueduct of Belem, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/687
Scope and Contents Photograph of the aqueduct at Belem in Brazil in the late 19th or early 20th century.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Brazilian Method of Curing Para Rubber, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/3233
Scope and Contents Photograph of a man demonstrating the Brazilian method of curing Para rubber by holding it in a cup over a campfire in the early 20th century.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Instruments used by Brazilian Rubber Collectors, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/70
Scope and Contents Illustration of instruments used by Brazilian rubber collectors: a) a 'Machadinha' (small axe) for tapping; b) collecting cup; c) collecting vessel intowhich contents of cups are poured; e) saucer by means of which latex is poured over paddle f during smoking process. The paddle f (to the left) is shown covered with a layer of rubber.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Latin Link

Identifier: CSWC 51
Scope and Contents The collection consists of material (mainly from 1914 onwards) relating to the mission in general and to the work in Peru, Argentina, Brazil and Bolivia. It includes: 1. Minutes and reports produced in the mission offices in London and in the fields from 1914 onwards. 2. Correspondence with missionaries in the field, with regional and national councils, with other missions operating in the same areas, and with other evangelical agencies. 3. Publications and printed material including issues of...
Dates: 1896-1991

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from John Ball, mid-late 19th century

Identifier: Coll-74/11/8/14
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from John Ball asking him if he could recommend a source of information on the geology of the Brazilian interior.
Dates: mid-late 19th century

Ongole Heifer - Sent to Brazil, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/822
Scope and Contents Photograph of an Ongole heifer that was sent to Brazil grazing in a paddock in the late 19th or early 20th century.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Sketch Map of the Valley of the Amazon Where Original Stock of Hevea Came from, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/3285
Scope and Contents Sketch of a map of the Amazon valley indicating the locality on the Tapajos plateaux where the original stock of the plantation Hevea came from in 1876.
Dates: 1870s-1930s