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Zanzibar & Eastern Africa, Circa 1900

 File — Envelope: 66
Identifier: 66

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Photographs depict Portuguese troops and civilians, in and around Chinde Harbour and the Zambezi River, and scenes from Zanzibar, including the sultan and various ships anchored at Zanzibar.

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

23 Photographs (23 photographs, mostly 15 x 21 cm.) : 23 silver prints, various dimensions (mostly 15 x 21 cm.), each annotated on the verso; unmounted and contained in a modern folder.

Overview

Collection of 23 original photographs. A. C. Gomes & Co. (Zanzibar), and other photographers, circa 1900.

Creator

Repository Details

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

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