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East Africa, Circa 1910

 Record Group — Album: 16
Identifier: 16

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The Humphrey Winterton Collection of East African photographs is comprised of about 6,500 photographs organized in 75 primary collections of separate albums, scrapbooks or loose collections. Primary collections range from a single photograph to a set of several photograph albums plus envelopes of loose photographs.

Dates

  • Circa 1910

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, 26 p., 24 x 31 cm.) : Oblong quarto (31 x 24 cm.), containing numerous silver prints (mainly snapshots) of various dimensions, mounted on 15 card leaves (the remaining 15 leaves are blank). The majority of images are captioned; a few images a little faded; contemporary black half morocco, cloth sides; covers worn and rubbed.

Overview

Apparently the record of a safari to British East Africa and Uganda during which the compiler stayed with the Aubertin family at their farm and went on a hunting trip.

Creator

Repository Details

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

Contact:
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