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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304A
Scope and Contents
Contains loose photographs relating to various of Christy's travels; some photographs are his own and some are by professional photographers. Subjects include: scenes on the Nile including pyramids; railway views in Kenya; rubber trees and cultivation in Nigeria, Uganda and the Cameroons; scenes in the Congo including sufferers of sleeping sickness and ethnic groups of Central Africa of shorter than average height described as Pygmies; scenes in India; scenes from travels in Norway,...
1880 - 1913
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- ARCHON code (for CUL materials): Royal Commonwealth Soc. (GBR/0115)
- Subject: Egypt (nation)
- Subject: British Isles (island group)
- Names: Christy, Cuthbert, 1863 - 1932 (explorer and zoologist)