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Shooting the Rapids

Slide 4 of Egypt and the Soudan (lecture: J. Barnard & Son, 12 slides, in/after 1884)

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Digital image copyright © 2012 John Hyett.

Type of image
drawing / painting / print
height 3.25 inches (8.3 cm), width 3.25 inches (8.3 cm)
(all dimensions are nominal; individual examples of this slide may have varied slightly from these values).
glass / paper
Production process
transfer, on glass substrate
Related slide

see also slide 22 of Stanley in Africa (lecture: York & Son, 29 slides, 1878-1888)

The image is based on an engraving from Illustrated London News of February 1878, which appears in the York set Stanley in Africa, but has been redrawn and simplified.

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