Portrait of a group of adult males standing in a row. Wearing tunics, shorts, tee-shirt, head-gear. Medium: Gelatin silver print.
- 1936 (12th February)
- Made in: Nzerekore
- (Africa,Afrique Occidentale Française,Guinea,Nzérékoré (town))
- Length: 11.9 centimetres
- Width: 18.35 centimetres
Inscription ContentAlbum title: "FRENCH GUINEA 1936 MARY S. R. SINCLAIR" [embossed gilt on album cover]. Front end pages: "GUINEA 1 - 96" [manuscript note] Original description: "Recruits at Nzérékoré. 7am. 12-II-36." [manuscript note on print border].
Cataloguer's comment: Album contains 96 photographs. Main themes of album: Travel by car through Guinea, showing river crossings, and river scenes, indigenous people and settlements, colonial officials and families, colonial buildings, and a trade fair at Conakry. Albums Af,A8 to Af,A26 and Af,A28 to Af,A33 belong to the same series. Circumstances: [SIN-] PIC DOC 08.
Not on display
Album bound in full leather. Good condition.
Copyright: British Museum (?).
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
There is no image of this object, or there may be copyright restrictions
If you’ve noticed a mistake or have any further information about this object, please email: email@example.com
Object reference number: EPF2370
British Museum collection data is also available in the W3C open data standard, RDF, allowing it to join and relate to a growing body of linked data published by organisations around the world.
The Museum makes its collection database available to be used by scholars around the world. Donations will help support curatorial, documentation and digitisation projects.