Mombasa (inhabited place)
Found in 111 Collections and/or Records:
The diary (circa 80 pages) describes Christy's journey from London to Uganda, and his first tours of inspection for the Sleeping Sickness Commission. It also includes some zoological observations.
82 x 82 mm. glass slides with brief, undated captions.
209 x 157 mm. Photograph by William D Young.
Published and unpublished works on African history written by Gray, accompanied by research notes from archives and secondary sources.
'Bougainvillaea flowering under balcony, thermometer 90.'
210 x 153 mm. View looking along the double track of the narrow line towards a large baobab tree which has fallen across it.
151 x 212 mm. View of a large baobab tree showing its roots with labourers clambering among them.
66 watercolours, 150 x 200 mm in size. The captions, including the names of institutions, have been recorded as found and may include language which is offensive, inaccurate or inappropriate. They have been retained to reflect the context of the collection's creation. Notes provided by H.B. Thomas have been incorporated into the description.
This postcard is dated 'April 16 1934' and is addressed to Mrs Westgate in Manitoba, Canada. It is signed 'Moll' and contains a brief note describing activities and accommodation.
141 x 96 mm. Group portrait of the wedding couple and other Europeans. Identified on the reverse are: Revd. K. Binns, Mr Wright, Bishop Peel, Mr Hamshere.