Scope and Contents
From the Collection:
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.
Language of Materials
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An unusual album recording mission life, schools and pupils; possibly compiled by a missionary with the Africa Inland Mission or A.I.M. Many of the photographs depict the Kijabe Mission Station in Kenya, including conference photographs from 1915-1917. Included are three interesting images of a train accident on the Uganda Railway.
1 album (1 album, 25 p., 24 x 32 cm.) : Oblong quarto (24 x 32 cm.), containing 134 silver prints snapshots, of various dimensions, together with a few postcards of East Africa, mostly captioned but some of the captions have faded; grey paper covers, a little worn at the spine.