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Miscellaneous photographs from Uganda, Northern Nigeria, the Caribbean and Mauritius 1899-1930s, 1899 - 1939

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011G

Scope and Contents

A collection of loose prints of various sizes (mainly snapshots) by various photographers. The prints are largely uncaptioned and are mainly duplicates of prints in the other parts of the collection. The prints have been grouped chronologically thus: Uganda (1-47), Northern Nigeria (49-68), Caribbean (69-88), Mauritius (89-111), miscellaneous (112-117). The collection also includes 10 original negatives which are listed with the prefix 'Y3011G/ON'. Two geographical anomalies have crept into the catalogue (4 and 48).


  • Creation: 1899 - 1939


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (


1 file(s) (117 images in 1 file)

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Generally in good condition.

Existence and Location of Copies

This collection is available on microfiche: General Collections, fiche numbers 8.





Finding aid date

2003-05-08 15:31:20+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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