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Africa (continent)

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 20097 Collections and/or Records:

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Zanzibar Constitutional Conference opens in London, 1962-03

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/A/635
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155 x 201 mm. Sheikh Muhammad Shamte Hamadi (left) and Sheikh Ibuni Saleh are seen at the opening of the Zanzibar Constitutional Conference at Lancaster House, London.

Dates: 1962-03
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Zanzibar Constitutional Conference opens in London, 1962-03

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/A/636
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155 x 201 mm. Pictured at the opening of the Zanzibar Constitutional Conference at Lancaster House, London are, left to right, Sheikh A.A.R. Baalawy, Mr. Lawrence, and Mr. Dalton.

Dates: 1962-03
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Zanzibar Constitutional Conference opens in London, 1962-03

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/A/637
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155 x 201 mm. Pictured at the opening of the Zanzibar Constitutional Conference at Lancaster House are, left to right, Sheikh Juma Aley, Sheikh Ali Musin, and Sheikh Muhammad Shamte.

Dates: 1962-03
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Zanzibar Constitutional Conference opens in London, 1962-03

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/A/638
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157 x 203 mm. Pictured at the opening of the Zanzibar Constitutional Conference at Lancaster House are, left to right Mr. Wool-Lewis, Mr. Rustom Sidhwa, and Bwana Abeid Karume.

Dates: 1962-03
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Zanzibar Constitutional Conference opens in London, 1962-03

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/A/639
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155 x 202 mm. Pictured at the opening of the Zanzibar Constitutional Conference at Lancaster House, are, left to right, Mr. Morgan and Mr. Rushford.

Dates: 1962-03
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Zanzibar craftsmanship, Zanzibar Exhibition, August 1905, 1905-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30468D/21
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232 x 171 mm. A view looking along one of the exhibition sheds and showing display walking sticks, inlaid boxes, combs and mounted animal horns.

Dates: 1905-08
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Zanzibar craftsmanship, Zanzibar Exhibition, August 1905, 1905-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30468D/30
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207 x 151 mm. A similar view to Y30468D/21 but also showing a huge carved elephant (which won a first prize for Messrs. da Silva Bros) at the right of the print.

Dates: 1905-08
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Zanzibar - dhow under sail, 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3047A/42
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108 x 77 mm. Showing a dhow under sail preparing to leave Zanzibar Harbour.

Dates: 1910
 Sub-Fonds

Zanzibar diary of the U.M.C.A., 1962

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 113/51
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'Extracts from the Zanzibar diary of the Universities Mission to Central Africa 1864-1909', 69 pages with a title page and note. The extracts are in two sections, 1864-1888 and 1888-1909.

Dates: 1962
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Zanzibar Exhibition buildings, Mnazi Mmoja, 1905

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30468D/9
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232 x 173 mm. A view showing the rows of thatched stands, draped with Union Jacks and red Zanzibar flags, erected in the Mnazi Mmoja recreation park for the Zanzibar Exhibition of 1905. The exhibition, largely organised by R.N. Lynne, was officially opened by the Sultan on 16 Aug. See 'Zanzibar Gazette', 23 Aug. 1905.

Dates: 1905
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Zanzibar Exhibition grounds, Mnazi Mmoja, August 1905, 1905-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30468D/22
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233 x 171 mm. A view showing a number of exhibition sheds with lines of flags flying above and visitors walking around the stalls.

Dates: 1905-08
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Zanzibar Exhibition grounds, Mnazi Mmoja, August 1905, 1905-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30468D/40
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231 x 170 mm. A view similar to Y30468D/22, showing the flag draped exhibition sheds.

Dates: 1905-08
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Zanzibar Exhibition Grounds, Mnazi Mmoja, August 1905, 1905-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30468D/42
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412 x 144 mm. (two prints joined). A panoramic view of the exhibition grounds in the Mnazi Mmoja with European and African visitors viewing the exhibits and walking on the lawns.

Dates: 1905-08
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Zanzibar fishing boat, 1901 - 1905

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30468B/16
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150 x 115 mm. (oval print). A view showing a small sailing-canoe filled with two outriggers under full sail off Zanzibar.

Dates: 1901 - 1905
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Zanzibar fishing boat, 1901 - 1905

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30468B/27
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120 x 85 mm. A side on view of the fishing boat seen in Y30468B/16, with the Zanzibar waterfront in the background.

Dates: 1901 - 1905
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Zanzibar from the sea, 1901 - 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30468B/2
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205 x 151 mm. A view looking towards the northern water front of Zanzibar from the sea. At the left of the print the twin spires of the Roman Catholic Cathedral can be seen and at the right the old consulate building.

Dates: 1901 - 1904
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Zanzibar, general view from the sea, 1900 - 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3047A/1
Scope and Contents 602 x 145 mm. Panoramic view composed of three joined prints. A view from the harbour looking south towards the waterfront of the Zanzibar Town. To the left of centre stands the Beit Al Ajeib ('House of Wonders') with the Sultan's Palace to the right. The Beit Al Ajeib was built for Seyyid Barghash, Sultan of Zanzibar 1870-1888, in 1883, for ceremonial rather than residential purposes. In 1886 when Sayyid Khalid briefly usurped the throne the waterfront was bombarded: the clocktower...
Dates: 1900 - 1910
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Zanzibar Harbour, 1900 - 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3047A/38
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145 x 85 mm. A view showing Africans poling a long wooden boat from the beach at Zanzibar.

Dates: 1900 - 1910