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Title
"Ikotobong Court House, Calabar", late 19th century
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1880
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
Centre for the Study of World Christianity
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The University of Edinburgh School of Divinity, New College, Mound Place, Edinburgh EH1 2LX, United Kingdom
divinity-CSWC@ed.ac.uk
http://www.cswc.div.ed.ac.uk/collections/
Description
Exterior view of the Ikotobong Court House. The house has clay walls and a thatched roof. There is a second building in the background to the right of the court house.
In 1889 the British Government established a Protectorate in Calabar. In 1905 Mary Slessor, a Scottish Missionary, settled in Ikotobong and was appointed Vice-president of the native court.
Type
image
Format
1 lantern slide : 8 x 8 cm.
lantern slides
Identifier
impa-m68189 [Legacy record ID]
imp-cswc-GB-237-CSWC47-LS2-045.tif
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m68189
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/imp-cswc-GB-237-CSWC47-LS2-045.jpg
Subject
Justice, Administration of
Village communities
Slessor, Mary Mitchell, 1848-1915
Exterior views
Place
Africa
Nigeria
before 1915
Source
GB 237 CSWC47/LS2/45 [File]
Relation
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Mary Slessor LS2
Photographs from the Centre for the Study of World Christianity, University of Edinburgh, U.K., ca.1900-ca.1940s

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