Collection of photographs relating to European colonization in Africa
Scope and Contents
Identified photographers in this collection include Alfredo Augusto Freire de Andrade, Walther Dobbertin, Paul Karl Lieberenz, and Carl von Vincenti. The bulk of photographs in the collection are created by unidentified photographers.
- circa 1890s-1930s
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Use
Immediate Source of Acquisition
40.25 Linear Feet (38 boxes)
A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog
This collection received a basic level of processing, including rehousing and minimal organization.
This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection or revisions in arrangement and description.
Information included in the Content Description note and Collection Contents section is drawn from information supplied with the collection and from an initial survey of the contents. Portions of description for this collection have been directly repurposed from description supplied with the collection upon its receipt. Folder titles appearing in the contents list below are often based on those provided by the creator or previous custodian. Titles have not been verified against the contents of the folders in all cases. Otherwise, folder titles are supplied by staff during initial processing.
Upon receipt, the collection was titled "From Cape to Cairo collection," as assigned by Humphrey Winterton and Maggs Brothers. The collection title was changed during processing in 2020.
- Guide to the Collection of photographs relating to European colonization in Africa
- by Jessica Tai
- May 2020
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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