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Title
Travel on Lake Victoria, Uganda, ca.1920-1940
Creator
Unidentified
Date Created and/or Issued
1920/1940
2006
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
Divinity.Library@yale.edu
Yale University Divinity School Library, 409 Prospect Street, New Haven, CT 06511
Yale University. Divinity School. Day Missions Library
http://web.library.yale.edu/divinity/copyright-and-permissions
Description
11. Piroghe sul Lago Vittoria Nianza. Fu scoperto da Speke nel 1858, ha 68 mila Km.2 di superficie, all' altitudine di 1136 m. sul livello del mare. I primi Padri Bianchi lo traversarono nel 1879 per recarsi nell' Uganda." Approximately five boats are in the lake and there are a number of people on each boat.
The back of the postcard has a handwritten note and also includes information about the Catholic mission agency: "Missioni del Padri Bianchi in Africa.
Type
image
Format
photographic postcards, 9 x 14 cm.
photographs
Identifier
impa-m14015 [Legacy record ID]
IMP-YDS-RG101-018-0000-0082
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m14015
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-YDS-RG101-018-0000-0082.jpg
Subject
Rivers
Inland water transport
General views
Time Period
1920/1940
Place
Africa
Uganda
Source
YDS/RG101/018/0000/0082 [File]
Relation
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Missionary Postcard Collection
Photographs from the Yale Divinity School Library, New Haven, Connecticut, ca.1880-1950
Yale Divinity Library Special Collections
impa-m980

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