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Embarkation of the Prince Imperial's body at the Point, Port Natal [i.e. Durban], 1879-06-11

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3058A/14

Scope and Contents

152 x 101 mm. Showing the military escort and crowds of spectators on the waterfront, at Durban on 11 June 1879 to watch the embarkation of the body of Prince Napoleon aboard the tug 'Adonis' for transportation out to H.M.S. 'Boadicea' lying beyond the bar. The photographers signature 'Kisch' is stamped on the reverse, but shows through the print.


  • 1879-06-11


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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

Related Materials

For a similar view see Y3058A/12.




Kisch, Benjamin, 1842-1889, photographer

Finding aid date

2004-10-01 08:59:02+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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