Fonds BC209 - Mafeking Papers

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Mafeking Papers


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1. - Baden-Powell, Robert S.S. Report upon the Siege of Mafeking, 1900. Reprinted from the London Gazette, 8.2.1901. Supplement to the Mafeking mail, 1.3.1901.
2. - Photograph entitled 'Siege of Mafeking, 1899' showing gun crew and Baden-Powell. 14.5 x 20cm.
3. - Album containing newspaper clippings from various British newspapers describing the Siege of Mafeking, October 1899-May 1900. Newspapers include the Daily Telegraph, Times, Westminister Gazette, Pall Mall Gazette, Daily Chronicle, Liverpool Courier etc. 84p.
4. - Set of notices issued by the Mafeking Municipality no, 23, 18.10.1899 to no. 204, 9.5.1900. Incomplete, lacks nos. 24-27, 33, 38, 52, 58, 114, 125, 159 and 192.
5. - Mafeking Mail Special Siege Slips, no. 1, 1.11.1899 to no. 90, 11.3,1900, Incomplete, lacks nos. 45, 67, 80-82, 88.


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  • English

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  • English



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