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Portrait of Zanzibari and British naval officials, Between 1911 and 1913

 Item — Group: 75
Identifier: 75-2

Scope and Contents

From the Record Group:

One folio (38 x 28 cm.), containing numerous postcards, press clippings, original photographs, menus, leaflets, business cards and autographs, plus three loose photographs of the Sultan of Zanzibar with British officials (two of the loose photographs split, now repaired); original blue cloth boards, rebacked, ‘Zanzibar’ blocked in gilt on spine. The scrapbook contains considerable memorabilia collected by Mrs. Clarke, some from the Chukwani Palace, including a place setting card for dinner with the Sultan.


  • Between 1911 and 1913


Language of Materials

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1 photograph (1 photograph, 17 x 22 cm.)


Portrait photograph of Zanzibari and British naval officials taken on the deck of a ship. Part of the ship's name is visible in the background; it appears to be the H.M.S. Southampton (H.M.S. and "outh" are visible).

Physical Description

Photograph 2


Title supplied by cataloger.

Library Details

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

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