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||[Loading up a boat on the beach]
||[On board a schooner]
||[Beating out coconut fibre for use in basket-making etc.]
||[Woman plaiting coconut fibre]
||[Bush before clearing]
||[Bush after clearing, with trees left to provide shade]
||[Timber house and lean-to]
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J.S. Smithson collection on Samoa
(former reference: 26/8)
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Smithson has pencilled '26/8' next to the following notes: '40. Making baskets - fresh gathered leaves at back - white (?) hair - also for carrying water. Beside copra the last few years has seen the development of cocoa growing in fact one may now say there is a cocoa 'boom' soil is found very suitable and land has increased in price - nearly every one has a plantation - '.
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