Background Pictures and Centenary (1913) in Capetown

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Scope and Content

Cuttings and images relating to the centenary of the birth of David Livingstone [1913], as celebrated in London and Cape Town, South Africa. Also includes selection of general background photographs showing scenery, buildings and people. Identified images include a distant view of Ujiji; postcard of Zambesi Bridge from Palm Kloof; barge on the Zambesi River; aerial shot of the Victoria Falls; medicine man and dancers, Awemba; the Barotse Court with Band and Chief Lewanika [?]; Kgosi Sechele le Mma Kgare.

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