- Museum number
View of the interior of a Chief's compound. Showing five or six mud buildings with palm frond thatched roof.
- Production date
- 1870-1900 (circa)
Length: 27.05 centimetres
Width: 23.45 centimetres
- Curator's comments
Cataloguer's comments: Album contains 29 photographs. Map on front end paper.
Main themes of album: Views of colonial stations or outposts, including residential, industrial and prison buildings. Portraits of indigenous people and views of local settlements.
Circumstances: [MAI-] PIC DOC 07.
Note the many huts in the compound to signify that he is a man of importance.
- Not on display
- The photographs are mounted on cards which are bound into an album. The album card is very acidic, and is breaking in places. There is foxing on the album card and on some photographs.
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number