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Collection Level Description: Rhodesian photographs

Reference: GB 0162 MSS. Afr. r. 236
Title: Rhodesian photographs
Dates of Creation: [20th cent.?]
Extent: 179 photographs

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

The collection was found in the library's printed book section with no record of its donor or date of donation, though it has been suggested that it came to the library in the mid 1950s. The majority of the photographs cover the area of Zambia formerly administered by the British South Africa Company, with a few from Malawi. Individuals featured in the collection include

Scope and Content

Photographs of landscapes, game, safaris, etc., Zambia and Malawi, [20th cent.?].

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Access Conditions

Bodleian reader's ticket required.

Reproduction Restrictions

No reproduction or publication of personal papers without permission. Contact the library in the first instance.

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Finding Aids

A handlist is available in the library reading room.

Access Points

Zambia | Description and travel | Views

Malawi | Description and travel | Views


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