<<The>> plumbago industry of Ceylon six photographic views (by Carl Jorgensen, Colombo) illustrative of the preparation and packing of plumbago (the only mineral of commercial importance exported from Ceylon)

Other Authors: Fernando, Wannukuwatte Wadugey Andris
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Colombo A.M. & J. Ferguson 1881
Institution: Basel University Library
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Item Description: W.W.A. Fernando was awarded 2nd Order of Merit for his exhibition of plumbago at the Melbourne International Exhibition 1880-81. The photographs referred to were possibly part of his exhibit but this pamphlet does not contain any. The text reprints a number of articles on plumbago from various newspapers and journals
Physical Description: 22 pages