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Slide set: [Manchester Geographical Society Collection: Africa (west) -- Gambia, Sierra Leone and Nigeria] (lecture: privately made, at least 73 slides, n.d.)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
[Group of boats drawn up onto shore]
Africa, Gambia, Bathurst Pier
Bathurst, Gambia
Bathurst, Gambia
Gambia -- Bathurst -- Street Scene
Gambia -- Bathurst -- Road along Water front
Gambia -- Expedition -- Palava
[Map of Sierra Leone]
Freetown -- Landing Place
Freetown -- Saw Pit, Native Boat
Freetown -- Saw Pit, Bags of Palm Kernels on Wharf, Native Boats
Sierra Leone -- Native Boats
Freetown -- Porter's Royal Hotel
Freetown -- Water Supply
Street scene, Freetown, Sierra Leone
Freetown -- Street Scene
Officers and Men of the W.I.R., Sierra Leone
Freetown -- Street Scene
Freetown -- Street Scene
Freetown -- Market Scene
Freetown -- Market Scene
Freetown -- Natives Playing
Freetown -- Native Official
Juvenile Traders, Sierra Leone
Sierra Leone -- Market Girls with Calabash
A Mahometan trader and his women folk
Native Girls -- Dress and Ornaments
Native Girls -- Dress and Ornaments
Native Dress etc.
Dancing Girls
Dancing Girls
Dancing Girls
Dancing Girls
Dancing Girls
Dancing Girls -- Bells on legs
Dancing Girls and Museum
Devil Man
Native Hut
Freetown -- Street Scene -- Barracks beyond
Freetown -- The Creek
Village Scene -- Suburb of Freetown
Village Scene near Freetown
Corporal of West India Regiment, V.C. Hero
Sierra Leone -- native village with West India Regiment resting
Sierra Leone Military Expedition -- Stockade, Sentry
Sierra Leone Military Expedition -- Loads at Village
Sierra Leone Military Expedition -- Carriers on the March
Small trading store, Sierra Leone
Sierra Leone -- Native Chief
Sierra Leone -- Village Scene
Sierra Leone
Sierra Leone -- Village Scene
Sierra Leone -- Better Class of Hut
Sierra Leone -- Climbing Palm Tree
Sierra Leone -- Palm Trees and Hut
Sierra Leone Cotton Tree
Sierra Leone -- Banana Palm (and Bread Fruit?)
Sierra Leone -- Banana Tree
Sierra Leone -- Native Vegetation -- Tieti Bush
Sierra Leone -- Road Scene
Sierra Leone -- Road
Sierra Leone -- Native Path
Sierra Leone -- Bush Path
Sierra Leone -- River Scene
Sierra Leone -- Native Bridge
Sierra Leone -- Bridge built by Frontier Force
Sierra Leone -- Agerli Bird and Sheep
Market Scene -- Gold Coast
The Court at Old Calabar
Old Calabar
Old Calabar
Cotton Farm, OlokeMeji, Abeokuta, Lagos
Cotton Sample Shed -- Olokemeji, Abeokuta, Lagos

These slides have been gathered as a 'set' on the basis of their Manchester Geographical Society reference numbers. They are not all the work of the same photographer(s), although there do appear to be related groups within the set.

Lucerna ID  3010676

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 7 April 2020

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