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The Prince of Wales' visit to Nigeria, 15-22 April 1925

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3043DD

Scope and Contents

A collection of loose prints, most measuring approximately 205 x 155 mm. The photographs have detailed captions and identifications on the reverse and all, except the first print, relate to the Prince of Wales' visit in April 1925. Photographs by H.S. Freeman, Hamid and Sons, and others.


  • Creation: 1925-04-15 - 1925-04-22

Conditions Governing Access

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 (


15 item(s) (15 images)

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Generally in good condition.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The photographs were originally the property of Bertie John Andrew Matthews (Nigeria Administrative Service 1922-48) and were presented to the Royal Commonwealth Society after his death by his brother in law Sir Hugo Marshall in April 1984.

Existence and Location of Copies

This collection is available on microfiche: Africa, fiche numbers 54.


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



Includes index.
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