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Dance at Mount Edgecombe near Durban, Natal, 1900 - 1910

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305J/107

Scope and Contents

294 x 88 mm. Showing a large gathering of Zulu dancers, interspersed with a few European spectators.

Dates

  • 1900 - 1910

Creator

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Language of Materials

English

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

General

Karen Brown of the School of Fine Arts of Indiana University supplied the following note: 'An event for the British Association for the Advancement of Science visit in 1905. I believe that this dance was organized by Sir Marshall Campbell, the sugar baron, whose estate was at Mt. Edgecombe (north of Durban). He was the father of Dr. Killie Campbell, historian and collector of Africana'.

Date information

DateText: The date is approximate..

Originator(s)

Cleland, John R, fl 1900-1910, photographer

Finding aid date

2002-10-24 15:19:06+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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