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Mombasa, 1900

 File — Album: 42
Identifier: 42

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Album of original photographs of Mombasa by William D. Young, 1900. A fine album with bright, sharply focused images of early colonial Mombasa and the Uganda Railway.

Dates

  • 1900

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, 24 p., 22 x 29 cm.) : Small oblong quarto (22 x 29 cm.), containing 24 silver prints, each 16 x 21 cm., each captioned on the mount, photographer’s printed label on the front pastedown, ‘Wm. D. Young, Photographer, MacDonald Terrace, Mombasa’; contemporary red cloth covers, gilt lettering to spine.

Overview

Album of original photographs of Mombasa by William D. Young, 1900.

Repository Details

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

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