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Camper and visitor to the Lagos Boy's Holiday Camp leaning against a railing, conversing outside a thatched building, 1943-09-17


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Scope and Contents

From the Collection: Collection consists chiefly of photographic prints and slides documenting early 20th century Nigeria.


  • 1943-09-17


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From the Collection: 96 Boxes

From the Collection: 4 trunks

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Location: Nigeria

One of a series of images found in an envelope with the caption "Camp photos. Spring 1944. Small". Despite this inscription, these photographs probably record the visit to the Camp, and Igbosere, of Oliver Stanley, Secretary of State for the Colonies, on September 12, 1943 (Times 1943-09-17, page 3)

Item categories: Lagos Boys' Holiday Camp; People


Repository Details

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

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