Skip to main content

Uganda Railway, Circa 1900

 Item — Envelope: 50
Identifier: 50

  • Staff Only
1 panoramic silver print, folded, of a section of the Uganda Railway under construction. "W.D. Young, Mombasa" is stamped on the front and "Panorama of a "reverse" - U.R." is handwritten on the back.

Dates

  • Circa 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 photograph (1 silver print in two sections, 14.5 x 40 cm., folding.)

Overview

Panorama of a section of the Uganda Railway under construction, circa 1900. The photograph depicts a curved section of railway with an African man standing beside the tracks.

Repository Details

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

Contact:
Northwestern University Libraries
1970 Campus Drive
Evanston IL 60208-2300 US
847-467-3084