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Sudan, Circa 1910

 Record Group — Group: 46, Album: 2
Identifier: 46-2

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 album, 88 p., 25 x 32 cm.) : Oblong quarto (25 x 32 cm.), containing 299 silver prints, mostly 9 x 15 cm., approximately four mounted to a page, none captioned; many a little faded; original green cloth boards, rebacked; edges of boards worn.

Language of Materials

From the Record Group: English


Album of original photographs of life along the Nile, including game hunting. Circa 1910.


Title supplied by cataloger.

Library Details

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

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