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Group of officers, 1890

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3052A/29

Scope and Contents

Showing a group of pioneer officers posed in front of the wagon behind which a flag (probably the BSA Co. flag, a Union flag in the centre of which stands a lion guardant passant holding a tusk of ivory) flies on a pole. The figures are too indistinct for positive identification, but Heany, Pennefather, Johnson and Selous can be made out. Photograph probably taken at Macloutsie camp, June 1890.

Dates

  • 1890

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Extent

1 photographic print(s) : photograph

Dimensions

191 x 135 mm.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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