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Photographs of British East Africa belonging to Arthur W. Read

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Two albums of photographs showing the construction of the Uganda Railway, with some early photographs of the European population and early development of Kenya.

Dates

  • 1897-[ca. 1901]

Extent

2 albums

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS.Afr.s.1493].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS.Afr.s.1493-1494

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 3860

Biographical / Historical

Arthur W. Read was an engineer on the Uganda Railway.

Other Finding Aids

The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room and a handlist is also available for this collection.

Listed as no. 1030 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).
Title
Photographs of British East Africa belonging to Arthur W. Read
Status
Completed
Author
Marion Lowman
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom