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Sudan, Circa 1910

 Record Group — Carton: 46
Identifier: 46

Scope and Contents

A unique record of a hunting trip along the Nile, possibly of German origin. Contains some unusual images of natives and big game hunting, including a view of hunting trophies (elephant feet and antlers) stacked up on the deck of a ship. Note that many of the animals depicted have been identified as closely as possible by the encoder, but some remain unidentifiable.


  • Circa 1910


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1 album

1 photograph

Language of Materials



Album of original photographs of life along the Nile, including game hunting, and loose photograph of a bay during or after bombardment from sea. Circa 1910.

Library Details

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

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