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Taken three days before death, Leopoldville [i.e. Kinshasa] 1903, 1903

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304A/38

Scope and Contents

74 x 97 mm (mounted on card). A view showing an emaciated young African suffering from sleeping sickness. Such is his weakness and lethargy that his head has to be supported. The boys name is Oparanga and is case CI in Christy's expedition report.

Dates

  • 1903

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Language of Materials

English

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

General

PJ.

Originator(s)

Unknown

Finding aid date

2002-08-07 15:21:44+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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