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Slide set: Livingstone as an explorer (lecture: Royal Geographical Society, 78 slides, 1913)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
[Map of central and south Africa] 1840
Slide 2
[Map of central and south Africa] 1853
Slide 3
Central Africa 1856/3
Slide 3
Morumboa cataract Sesheki [Map 1856]
Slide 4
Central Africa by Dr. Livingstone 1866 1873
Slide 8
Livingstone's travelling chair
Slide 14
A Hadendoura Arab
Slide 15
The hull of the Lady Nyasa the pioneer
Slide 16
Crimson lilies
Slide 18
A Borassus palm
Slide 19
Raphia palms. N. Rhodesia
Slide 22
Tree at Ujiji under which Livingstone & Stanley [met]
Slide 25
Indra Baco gorge [...]
Slide 27
Old Portuguese courtyard for slaves Quelimane Zambesi
Slide 28
Lake Nyasa E. Coast
Slide 41
Livingstone's Intials, Rain Forest Victoria Falls
Slide 43
The Ma Robert: Lupala page [145]
Slide 45
View on Zamesi looking down stream
Slide 46
The Livingstone Tree, Chitarubu's
Slide 47
Livingstone Tree
Slide 48
Section of Livingstone Tree
Slide 49
Livingstone memorial
Slide 50
The Elephant Marsh
Slide 54
A. Mask. Baluba. S. [...]
Slide 55
The [...] Congo [...]
Slide 58
In the Congoland forests
Slide 59
The pygmy Elephant of Congoland
Slide 60
The Soko or giant chimpanzee
Slide 62
Central Angola scenery
Slide 69
Bakalahair using a waterhole
Main type of image
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

Harry Johnston, ‘[ Livingstone as an explorer]’ in Geographical Journal

Events where this set was shown

Livingstone as an explorer (lantern lecture, London, England, 17 March 1913)


The Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) catalogue index card states:

See 'The Geographical Journal', Vol. 41, No. 5 (May, 1913), pp. 423-446. 

This collection originally comprised 78 slides - 37 destroyed/faded, 7th May 1951.

Subject keyword
LIVINGSTONE, Dr David  (1813-1873)
Lucerna ID  3009066

Record created by Emily Hayes and Richard Crangle. Last updated 30 May 2017

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