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South Africa to Egypt via the East African Coast Zanzibar and Aden, late 1890s

 Record Group — Album: 6
Identifier: 6

  • Staff Only
Contains 82 original albumen photographs (36 of South Africa, 4 of Portuguese East Africa, 4 of German East Africa, 13 of Zanzibar and 25 of Aden, Port Said, Suez Canal and the Nile) including some large format images, portrait studies and panoramas of Aden, Lourenço Marques and Zanzibar; in very good condition; contemporary half morocco, neatly rebacked, gilt lettering to spine, cloth sides.

Dates

  • late 1890s

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access

Onsite access to the entire collection is open to researchers during library hours, Monday-Friday, 8.30 a.m.- 5 p.m. Contact the Herskovits Library for further information. Email: africana@northwestern.edu

Extent

1 album (1 album, 60 p., 28 x 38 cm.)

Overview

Large album, labeled Africa to Egypt via the East African Coast Zanzibar and Aden. Various photographers, late 1890s.

Repository Details

Part of the Melville J. Herskovits Library of African Studies Repository

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