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Uganda and Northern Nigeria 1908-12, 1908-11 - 1912-03

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011D

Scope and Contents

A scrapbook album containing prints by various photographers, including Alfred Lobo. The prints are of various sizes and the majority are captioned in Bell's hand. Captions composed for this catalogue are enclosed in square brackets. Among the scenes and events depicted in the album are the Kampala Exhibition of 1908, views of Government House, Entebbe, the visit of Winston Churchill to Uganda in 1907, sleeping sickness sufferers in Uganda and durbars in Northern Nigeria.


  • Creation: 1908-11 - 1912-03


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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1 album(s) (165 images in 1 album)

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Mainly in fair to good condition.

Existence and Location of Copies

This album is available on microfiche: General Commonwealth, fiche numbers 4-6.





Finding aid date

2003-05-21 14:12:06+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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