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TitlePreserving trees
AuthorSkead, C J (Cuthbert John)
SubjectForest degradation -- South Africa -- East London
SubjectDeforestation -- South Africa -- East London
SubjectTrees -- South Africa -- Photographs
SubjectFort Grey forest -- South Africa -- East London
FormatThis item is held by the Selmar Schonland Herbarium (GRA), Grahamstown, South Africa
FormatPhotograph (black and white) ; 8 x 11 cm (accompanied by text)
AbstractArticle written by C. J. Skead to the East London Daily Dispatch (dated 19 May 1959), bringing attention to the deforestation of the Fort Grey forest by Mr C Miles Warren (MP). The article is acompanied by a harndwitten note stating "Mr C Miles Warren, M.P. had the contract for removing the forest and did very well out of it, especially with box-wood!! Hence the letter which would have [illegible] his consumers".