Cataloguer's comment: Some information provided by N F Barley, 12/07/1996. Prior to being stored in albums Af,A48, Af,A49 and Af,A50, the loose photographs and postcards donated by Lady Menendez were kept in boxes and envelopes. Circumstances: [MEN-] PIC DOC 12. Im Coll: Af,A48.47 Duplicate original photographic print. British Museum Department of Ethnography reference number.
Acquisition (From) :: Menendez to The British Museum ::, Acquisition date :: 1970-1983 ::, Dimension Length :: 8.75cm ::, Dimension Width :: 12.35cm ::, Object type :: photograph ::, Production (Made in) :: Africa :: west, Production date :: 1894-1908 ::, Subject :: boat/ship ::, Subject :: house-boat ::, Subject :: transport ::, Uses technique :: gelatin silver print ::
View of a launch boat with a roofed area on the deck moored beside a river bank. gang-plank on to river bank. Name of boat painted on stern: "AFRICA". Medium: Gelatin silver print. Printed ephemera.