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East Africa, Circa 1910

 File — Envelope: 13
Identifier: 13

Scope and Contents

The majority of the photographs are captioned on the verso and all are unmounted.


  • Circa 1910


Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

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Biographical Notes

Captain Park was a military aide on the staff of H.M. Governor, Sir Percy Girouard. His panoramic camera produced images peculiarly suited to the dramatic topography of the region and some record tribal gatherings to extraordinary effect. Park accompanied the Governor on several inland tours.


64 Photographic Prints (64 panoramic images, each 10 x 30 cm.; one 3 p. typed letter.)


Collection of original photographs relating to East Africa. Circa 1910.

Library Details

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

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