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Ivory being sorted for export at Kampala, 1906 - 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3045C/149

Scope and Contents

140 x 80 mm. Showing three European officials supervising the sorting of elephant tusks at Kampala. At the left of the group stands (Sir) Alexander George Boyle (1827-1943), a Sub-Commissioner and later Acting Governor (1909-1910) after the departure of Sir Henry Hesketh Bell; the central figure standing beaneath an arch of tusks supported by Africans, is unidentified, as is the figure at the right of the photograph.


  • Creation: 1906 - 1911


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Biographical / Historical

Photographer unknown

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

Existence and Location of Copies

CN 163 and CN 2528.





Finding aid date

2002-11-06 16:45:33+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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