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The record is made up of 1 b&w silver-gelatin print. It was created in 1940. It was written in Not applicable. The original is part of the British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers.

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Subject Matter: View of a six-wheel flatbed truck, manufactured by the Autocar Company, USA, and used by the California Arabian Standard Oil Company at Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. The truck is stationary and stands on a sandy surface. The photograph is identical, but is a mirror image on the x-axis, of the previous photograph in the file (f 47).

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1 b&w silver-gelatin print
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Physical characteristics

Dimensions: 60 mm x 61 mm

Condition: There is a glue mark on the bottom margin of the photograph.

Foliation: The photograph bears a circled 56. The folio number that should be used for referencing purposes is on the plastic sleeve in which the photograph is held (48)

Process: Silver-gelatin

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Not applicable in Not Applicable script
Type
Photograph

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British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers
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Unrestricted

Archive reference
IOR/R/15/2/651, f 48

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Date(s)
1940 (CE, Gregorian)

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Photograph of a flatbed truck. Photographer unknown., British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/2/651, f 48, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100071610916.0x000007> [accessed 21 November 2019]

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