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Zanzibar (region)

Subject Source: Local sources

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East Africa: Charles Stokes collection

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30468P
Scope and Contents Collection of twenty-four loose prints (including eight duplicates), mostly modern copies of contemporary photographs of the career of Charles Stokes (1852-1895) collected in connection with the biography by Anne Luck: 'Charles Stokes in Africa' (1972). There are also fourteen modern copy negatives.Material for a biography of Stokes was gathered by H.B. Thomas, but in 1961 he handed it to Anne Luck, then resident in Uganda, who undertook research on the spot, including interviews...
Dates: 1878 - 1895
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