Cataloguer's comment: Local chiefs who traded used large roofed canoes like the one depicted. N F Barley, 04/06/1996. Albums Af,A46 and Af,A47 were originally in one album containing 176 photographs. Main themes of album: Views of indigenous and European settlements, trading stations, roads, and Christian cemeteries. Portraits of European and indigenous people.
Acquisition date :: 1920-1960 ::, Associated Place (Depicted - IT) :: Nigeria :: south, Dimension Length :: 6.90cm :: AF/A46/54, Dimension Width :: 9.30cm :: AF/A46/54, Object type :: photograph :: black and white, Production (Made in) :: Nigeria :: south, Production date :: 1890-1905 ::, Subject :: boat/ship ::, Uses technique :: photographic process ::
View of a steam boat moored on a river. Canoe beside river bank at left in foreground. Albumen print.