Tuck's 'Oilette' Postcards of the Gold Coast, 1924   

Loading Cocoa into Surf Boats. Accra - Gold Coast.

Loading Cocoa into Surf Boats. Accra - Gold Coast. Object Naam: Loading Cocoa into Surf Boats. Accra - Gold Coast.
Beschrijving (Caption):
Series I-3
Surf-boats. The principal and somewhat precarious link between ship and shore, owing to lack of sheltered anchorage.
Guggisbergs text:
'...the wonderful scene on Accra beach, with the brown bags of cocoa representing the wealth of the country; the active Krooboys, the gleaming silvery sands, and the red-brown cliffs and white houses in the background' (Guggisberg, Gold Coast News, no. 25).