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[Aswan Dam from West Bank], 1902

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304A/10

Scope and Contents

826 x 222 mm (panoramic view composed of three joined prints). A view from above the Navigation Canal looking along the north face of the dam.


  • Creation: 1902


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Biographical / Historical

A Marques, a commercial photographer, based in Aswan and active in North Africa during the early 1900s. No further details available.

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition, apart from a few bends.

Existence and Location of Copies

The typescript catalogue states that another copy can be found at Y304A/37. However, this is not the case.

Related Materials

Other photographs showing the construction of the dam are at Y3041/B.



Date information

FromDayMonth: circa Aug.. ToDayMonth: circa Aug..


Marques, A, fl 1900-1910, photographer

Finding aid date

2002-07-23 10:21:13+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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