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Northern Nigeria and the Leeward Islands 1911-14, 1911 - 1914

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011E

Scope and Contents

A scrapbook album containing prints of various sizes by various photographers (including Jose Anjo). The majority of the prints are captioned in Bell's hand. Captions composed for this catalogue are enclosed in square brackets. Only a few photographs relate to Northern Nigeria (prints 4-17 and 53), the majority dating from Bell's period as Governor of the Leeward Islands. The most extensively documented event in the album is the visit of Princess Marie Louise of Schleswig Holstein to Antigua in 1913.


  • Creation: 1911 - 1914


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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1 album(s) (64 images in 1 album)

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Generally in good condition.

Existence and Location of Copies

This album is available on microfiche: General Collections, fiche numbers 6-7.





Finding aid date

2003-05-08 15:29:04+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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