German and native soldiers, porters (before expedition)
Scope and Contents
Folio (43 x 34 cm.), containing 92 albumen prints (13 large images: 26 x 21 cm, 79 smaller images of various dimensions), all laid in card, many with German captions printed from the negatives. The first thirteen images are professional photographs and the remainder are smaller images numbered separately in original inventory. In addition, the circular silver print (10 cm. in diameter) of a German passenger ship, identified on the wooden frame as ‘D.O.A.L., Kanzler’, has been included with this folio.
- From the File: Prencke, Paul (Person)
Language of Materials
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From the File: 1 album (1 album, 43 x 34 cm.) : Folio (43 x 34 cm.), containing 92 albumen prints, in contemporary black morocco portfolio, flaps and ties, with ‘Erinnerung an Deutsch-Ost Afrika, 1890-1892’ blocked in gilt on the upper cover; spine repaired, photographs housed in recent custom-made cloth box inside the portfolio.
Number in inventory: 30
Photograph not captioned.
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