Zanzibar (Chandler Collection)
Scope and Contents
A collection of separate photographs and a panorama. The photographs date from Chandler's residence in east Africa, and are chiefly of Zanzibar Island, but 60-73 and 83-87 are of Dar es Salaam, 75 is probably of England, 88-89 are of South Africa and 90-96 are of the Victoria Falls.
- 1920 - 1927
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
Biographical / Historical
The photographs were taken or collected by Francis Philip Chandler. Chandler was a junior partner in the firm of Leslie and Anderson, Ltd.. The company were east African produce merchants dealing mainly with coffee, copra and cloves.
1 file(s) (96 images in 1 file)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Presented by Michael J. Chandler, son of Francis Philip Chandler, in 1971.
Existence and Location of Copies
This collection is available on microfiche: Africa, fiche number 128.
This collection level description was entered by KS using information from the original typescript catalogue.
Chandler, Francis Philip, fl 1920-1927
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