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Wild ostrich shot near German border. One of my Hottentots [Khoekhoe], 1904 - 1905

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30549A/7

Scope and Contents

65 x 41 mm. Showing a servant, dressed in European clothes and holding a rifle, holding up the head and neck of the dead ostrich. Reproduced in Hodson facing p. 118 where the location is identified as Polanchow; the journey during which this hunting expedition took place is described in Chapter VII.


  • Creation: 1904 - 1905


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Finding aid date

2012-10-09 10:32:07+00:00

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