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Title
British soldiers, Pretoria, South Africa, 1901
Creator
Borel, Arnold, 1871-1911
Date Created and/or Issued
1901
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Rights Information
DM-échange et mission
chemin des Cèdres 5, CH-1004 Lausanne, Switzerland
info@dmr.ch
Description
"Soldats anglais" ("English soldiers") Photograph of a group of British soldiers in Pretoria. They stand in lines, wearing uniforms, and carrying guns. One of them plays the bagpipes. In the background, the sign "Local Transport Office" in front of a building. On the picture, the inscription: "Peloton d'écossais. Pretoria 1901" ("Platoon of Scotsmen. Pretoria 1901").
Photographie d'un groupe de soldats britanniques à Pretoria. Ils sont debout en rangs et portent des fusils. L'un d'entre eux joue de la cornemuse. À l'arrière plan, un bâtiment devant lequel se trouve la pancarte "Local Transport Office". Sur l'image l'inscription: "Peloton d'écossais. Pretoria 1901".
Type
image
Format
glass photonegatives, b&w
12 x 16.5 cm.
Identifier
impa-m63351 [Legacy record ID]
impa-a-CHL-nv011-058-827
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m63351
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/impa-a-CHL-nv011-058-827.jpg
Subject
Armed forces
Clothing
Weapons
Boer War, 1899-1902
Group portraits
Time Period
1901
Place
Africa
Pretoria
South Africa
Relation
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Photographs from DM-Échange et Mission
impa-m15498

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