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Diary of a journey to South Africa, 10.1.21 to 18.9.21, January 10 to September 18, 1921

 Series — Album: 11
Identifier: 11-S2

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Scope and Contents

From the Record Group:

The typescript comprises three sections: The album begins with a group of photographs of the compiler’s house and home life in Warwick, the second section covers a nine-month period from 10th January to 18th September 1921, and the third section runs from December 1922 to 31st March 1923. The diary is tipped in to the album several pages at a time and accompanied by the relevant, captioned images.


  • January 10 to September 18, 1921


Language of Materials

From the Record Group:



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From the Record Group: 1 album (1 album, 63 p., 32 x 41 cm.) : Large oblong quarto (32 x 41 cm.), containing numerous snapshots and a typescript diary of the journey; original green cloth boards.


A group of photographs and tipped in diary pages depicting a trip by husband, wife and another woman, named Amy (perhaps a daughter) from Cape Town to Mombasa.


Title supplied by cataloger.

Repository Details

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

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