Reference code(s): GB 1446 MS 29
Held at: Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland
Title: TURNER, Dr George Albert (d 1917): 'Some anthropological notes on the South African coloured mine labourer'
Level of description: collection
Extent: 1 item
Name of creator(s): Turner | George Albert | d 1917 | physician
Educated, Aberdeen; Medical Officer, Witwatersrand Native Labour Association, Ltd., Johannesburg; Fellow of the Royal Anthropological Institute, 1911-1917; died, 1917.
Scope and content/abstract:
Typescript manuscript with annotations for a book by George Albert Turner entitled Some anthropological notes on the South African coloured mine labourer, including photographs of people from South African ethnic groups. Also encloses an off-print of an article by Turner 'Some of the tribal marks of the South African native races' reprinted from Transvaal Medical Journal, Feb 1911, pp. 73 and 79-80.
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Archivist's note: Entry compiled by Sarah Drewery.
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Date(s) of descriptions: May 2008