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View of a car on a ferry at the edge of a river. Ramp onto ferry resting on river bank. Three adult males on ferry, wearing trouser, shirts. Medium: Gelatin silver print.
- 1936 (1st April)
- Made in: Niamey
- (Africa,Afrique Occidentale Française,Niger (nation),Niamey)
- Length: 12 centimetres
- Width: 18.4 centimetres
Inscription ContentAlbum title: "ALGERIA FRENCH TOGOLAND DAHOMEY FRENCH NIGERIA SENEGAL MOROCCO, TANGIERS 1936 MARY S. R. SINCLAIR" [embossed gilt on album cover]. Original description: "Le Bac à Niamey, sur le Niger. 1-IV-36 Peter's Renault." [manuscript note on print border].
Cataloguer's comment: Album contains 85 photographs. Main themes of album: Portraits of colonial-officials, indigenous people, tapioca production in Benin, views of palaces, colonial residencies and other buildings. Albums Af,A8 to Af,A23 and Af,A25 to Af,A33 belong to the same series. Circumstances: [SIN-] PIC DOC 08.
Album bound in full leather. Good condition.
Copyright: British Museum (?).
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
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Object reference number: EPF2111
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