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W.M. Bristow Nigerian photographs

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3043D-E

Scope and Contents

A collection of small photographs in albums. These albums cover aspects of Bristow's work between the early 1930s and 1960.

Y3043D has virtually no captions - there are some in Y3043E, but many of these relate to groups of photographs and the listing is therefore a summary, not an individual record.


  • Creation: 1930 - 1960


Conditions Governing Access

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Biographical / Historical

W. M. Bristow was an educational missionary in Nigeria.


2 album(s) (292 images in 2 albums)

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Generally good condition.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by the Royal African Society.

Existence and Location of Copies

This collection is available on microfiche: Africa, fiche numbers 36-37.


This collection level description was entered by SG using information from the original typescript catalogue.


Bristow, W M, fl 1930-1960, missionary

Includes index.
2004-08-10 11:15:13+00:00
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

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