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Victoria Falls (waterfall)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 110 Collections and/or Records:

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The Devils Cataract, 1928-07-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 353/2/71
Scope and Contents

The Falls are divided into 4 parts. At the western end, the Devils Cataract, then the Main Falls then the Rainbow Falls and right at the far end the Eastern Falls.

Dates: 1928-07-08
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The Devils Cataract, 1928-07-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 353/4/12
Scope and Contents

The Falls are divided into 4 parts. At the western end, the Devils Cataract, then the Main Falls then the Rainbow Falls and right at the far end the Eastern Falls. Print at RCMS 353/2/71.

Dates: 1928-07-08
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The Devils Cataract taken from above showing the rapids just before the water goes over the edge, 1928-07-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 353/2/72
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

Album of mostly 80 x 54 mm prints. There is a brief list describing items 1-98, which document the trip from Southampton to South Africa, travel in South Africa, and the visit to Southern Rhodesia. Many photos do not appear in the exact numerical order given in the listing. The rest of the images are uncaptioned, but their general locations have been identified by reference to the diary RCMS 353/1.

Dates: 1928-07-08
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The Devil's Cataract through the niche, Victoria Falls, 1924 - 1931

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3047B/90
Scope and Contents

83 x 133 mm. Original print postcard.

Dates: 1924 - 1931
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The Devil's Cataract [Victoria Falls], 1909-12-31

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011D/100
Scope and Contents

132 x 89 mm. A photogravure postcard of a section of the falls. '31.XII.1909' is written in ink on the print, with a (largely illegible) message on the reverse. The card is addressed to Bell in London and has been forwarded to Government House in Northern Nigeria.

Dates: 1909-12-31
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The Main Fall from Livingstone Island, Victoria Falls, 1924 - 1931

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3047B/91
Scope and Contents

83 x 133 mm. Original print postcard.

Dates: 1924 - 1931
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The Rainbow Fall, Victoria Falls, 1924 - 1931

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3047B/94
Scope and Contents

83 x 133 mm. Original print postcard.

Dates: 1924 - 1931
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The spray above Victoria Falls, 1924 - 1931

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3047B/96
Scope and Contents

83 x 133 mm. Original print postcard.

Dates: 1924 - 1931
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The Victoria Falls, 1950 - 1965

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 348/2/3/9
Scope and Contents

Undated.

Dates: 1950 - 1965
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The Victoria Falls and Livingstone, 1950 - 1965

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 348/2/3/11
Scope and Contents

Undated.

Dates: 1950 - 1965
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The Victoria Falls Bridge, 1924 - 1931

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3047B/95
Scope and Contents

83 x 133 mm. Original print postcard.

Dates: 1924 - 1931
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This is taken from a point nearer the water, 1928-07-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 353/2/74
Scope and Contents

The Devils Cataract is on the left of the picture and you can just see the gorge into which it falls. A portion of the main Falls can be seen in the background.

Dates: 1928-07-08
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This is taken from a point nearer the water, 1928-07-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 353/4/14
Scope and Contents

The Devils Cataract is on the left of the picture and you can just see the gorge into which it falls. A portion of the main Falls can be seen in the background. Print at RCMS 353/2/74.

Dates: 1928-07-08
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This is taken from the railway bridge looking towards the Falls, 1928-07-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 353/2/77
Scope and Contents

It shows the great depth of the gorge. The bridge is about 380 ft above the water at this time of the year. The sides of the gorge are very thickly wooded.

Dates: 1928-07-08
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This is the view from the Victoria Falls Hotel, showing the gorge with the railway bridge over it and the cloud of spray which hangs over the falls. You can see this for several miles, 1928-07-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 353/2/75
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

Album of mostly 80 x 54 mm prints. There is a brief list describing items 1-98, which document the trip from Southampton to South Africa, travel in South Africa, and the visit to Southern Rhodesia. Many photos do not appear in the exact numerical order given in the listing. The rest of the images are uncaptioned, but their general locations have been identified by reference to the diary RCMS 353/1.

Dates: 1928-07-08
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Uganda and Northern Nigeria 1908-12, 1908-11 - 1912-03

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011D
Scope and Contents

A scrapbook album containing prints by various photographers, including Alfred Lobo. The prints are of various sizes and the majority are captioned in Bell's hand. Captions composed for this catalogue are enclosed in square brackets. Among the scenes and events depicted in the album are the Kampala Exhibition of 1908, views of Government House, Entebbe, the visit of Winston Churchill to Uganda in 1907, sleeping sickness sufferers in Uganda and durbars in Northern Nigeria.

Dates: 1908-11 - 1912-03
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[Victoria Falls], 1929-12

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/8/1/55
Scope and Contents

123 x 164 mm.

Dates: 1929-12
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Victoria Falls, 1929-12

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/9/53
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Victoria Falls, 1929-12

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/9/54
Scope and Contents

77 x 50 mm. A man looking out at the Falls.

Dates: 1929-12
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Victoria Falls, 1929-12

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/9/55
Scope and Contents

75 x 54 mm. A woman looking out at the Falls.

Dates: 1929-12
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