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Rt. Hon. Winston Churchill, 1907

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011D/16

Scope and Contents

87 x 72 mm. Showing Winston Churchill standing at the edge of the Ripon Falls and holding a large box camera. Churchill, at this period, Parliamentray Under-Secretary for the Colonies, made an East African tour in the latter part of 1907. His trip, which is described in Churchill (1908), started at Mombasa and continued through British East Africa (now Kenya) and the Uganda Protectorate to Jinja; from there the Nile was followed north through the Sudan and Egypt to Alexandria. Churchill arrived in Entebbe on November 18 and Bell accompanied him to Kampala and Jinja (see Bell (1946), pp 166-173).


  • Creation: 1907


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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition, some yellowing along top edge.

Existence and Location of Copies

CN 533.

Related Materials

For a similar photograph see Y3011G/21.


Churchill, Winston Spencer (1908), 'My African journey', London: Hodder and Stoughton.





Finding aid date

2003-05-28 11:53:45+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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