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Newspaper clipping of an article (from an unidentified source) describing the Kaffir Bush, or Acacia Horrida., circa 1850-1852

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3b(1)
Call Number: MSS 11, Series II

Scope and Contents

The native plant species served as protection for Xhosa fighters and as an obstacle to British troops during the Kaffir War.


  • circa 1850-1852


Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection:

The materials are open for research.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Part of the Yale Center for British Art, Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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