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LL/39611
Charles Piazzi Smyth
View of the Royal Observatory, Cape of Good Hope
1842
Calotype
 
Museum of the History of Science
 
LL/39611 [Further details available]

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LL/39818
Coll. Couzins/Powney
Zulu-Bride's outfit
1890 (ca)
Tirage citrate d'époque tamponné
20,4 x 13,3 cm
 
Photo Verdeau
 
LL/39818

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LL/61041
Alfred M. Duggan-Cronin
Pedi Tona or Councillor
[Bantu Tribes of South Africa]
1929-1954 (published)
Book plate
 
Bauman Rare Books
 
LL/61041 [Further details available]

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LL/77171
James Chapman
Princesses at the Lake with their keepers/slaves
[Chapman Expedition in South Africa]
1860-1864
Stereocard
 
Private collection of Paula Fleming
 
LL/77171

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LL/52510
Henry Anderson Bryden (author)
Khama, Chief of Bamangwato, North Bechuanaland
1893
Book illustration
 
British Library
 
LL/52510 [Further details available]

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LL/40593
Crewes (Cape Town)
Cetywayo. Taken at Oude-Moulen S.A.
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of John Toohey
 
LL/40593

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LL/91961
Chas Eisenmann
Zuly Warriors, Princess & child.
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
The Jeffrey Kraus Collection
 
LL/91961

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LL/41379
Unidentified photographer
Napoléon Eugène Louis Bonaparte, Prince Imperial
1879
Albumen print, photomontage, on card mount
3 1/8 x 5 1/2 in (7.8 x 14.1 cm) (image)
 
National Portrait Gallery - NPG
Given by Terence Pepper, 2009, NPG x132828
 
LL/41379

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LL/93118
Unidentified photographer
The Kimberley Volunteers
1879 (ca)
Albumen print
12.2 x 15.8 cm (image)
 
The Royal Collection
RCIN 2501260
 
LL/93118 [Further details available]

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LL/93108
Unidentified photographer
Diamond mine in Griqualand-West
1879 (ca)
Albumen print
12.5 x 19.2 cm (image)
 
The Royal Collection
RCIN 2501244
 
LL/93108 [Further details available]

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LL/93102
Unidentified photographer
Kimberley Mine
1879 (ca)
Albumen print
12.8 x 19.4 cm (image)
 
The Royal Collection
RCIN 2501237
 
LL/93102 [Further details available]

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LL/93129
Kisch Bros. (Natal)
The site where Napoléon, Prince Imperial of the French died in Zululand
1879 (ca)
Albumen print
13.5 x 19.0 cm (image)
 
The Royal Collection
RCIN 2501307
 
LL/93129 [Further details available]

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LL/93130
Kisch Bros. (Natal)
Isandlwana
1879 (ca)
Albumen print
13.5 x 19.0 cm (image)
 
The Royal Collection
RCIN 2501308
 
LL/93130 [Further details available]

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LL/93127
George J. Ferneyhough (active 1879)
Notable Zulus
1880 (ca)
Albumen print
13.6 x 20.0 cm (image)
 
The Royal Collection
RCIN 2501305
 
LL/93127 [Further details available]

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LL/93134
John Wesley Livingston (1835-1897) [Attributed to]
Glass plate negative of three Zulu cowhide shields
1879-1900
Glass negative, positive
25.5 x 30.5 cm (whole object)
 
The Royal Collection
RCIN 2403036
 
LL/93134 [Further details available]

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LL/89750
Ellis Silas
View of a village with thatched roof round buildings; South Africa
29thC
Cellulose nitrate negative
 
British Museum
Museum number: Oc,F.N.2992
 
LL/89750

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LL/85979
George Washington Wilson
Kimberley, South Africa
n.d.
Albumen print
19.8 x 15.2 cm
 
National Galleries of Scotland
Gift of Mrs. Riddell in memory of Peter Fletcher Riddell, 1985, Accession number: PGP R 498
 
LL/85979

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LL/6578
Unidentified photographer
Boer War: newspaper boy sells Daily Telegraph issue reporting the Relief of Mafeking
1900
Photograph
 
National Archives
Crown Copyright [National Archives, Image reference: COPY 1/447]
 
LL/6578

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LL/93133
Unidentified photographe
The Children's Message on Signal Hill
1947, February
Gelatin silver print
10.1 x 12.7 cm (image)
 
The Royal Collection
RCIN 2704688
 
LL/93133 [Further details available]

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LL/43120
H. Vassal
The segregated stands of a sports arena in Bloemfontein, South Africa, are a reflection of an entire nation divided by the issue of race.
[Apartheid in South Africa]
1969, 1 May
Black and white photograph
 
United Nations Photo
UN Photo/H Vassal. www.unmultimedia.org/photo/, creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/deed.en
 
LL/43120

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LL/37516
Cath Tate (Photomontage) Sam Nzima/IDAF (Photo)
Running for Britain
1987 (on or before)
Postcard
 
Private collection of Alan Griffiths
Publisher: Anti-Apartheid Movement
 
LL/37516 [Further details available]

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LL/43119
Unidentified photographer
Passbook that the South African Blacks are required to carry.
[Apartheid - A Crime Against Humanity]
1985
Color photograph
 
United Nations Photo
UN Photo/x. www.unmultimedia.org/photo/, creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/deed.en
 
LL/43119

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LL/43117
Unidentified photographer
The black "township" of Nyanga, near Cape Town. All urban blacks are required by law to live in such townships, provided they have permits to work in the "white" towns and cities that are dependent on their labour.
[Apartheid: the Tyranny of Racism Made Law]
1985
Black and white photograph
 
United Nations Photo
UN Photo/x. www.unmultimedia.org/photo/, creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/deed.en
 
LL/43117

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LL/43118
Unidentified photographer
Playing bowls in Johannesburg
[Apartheid: the Tyranny of Racism Made Law]
1985
Black and white photograph
 
United Nations Photo
UN Photo/x. www.unmultimedia.org/photo/, creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/deed.en
 
LL/43118

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LL/60041
David Goldblatt
Meeting of the worker-management Liaison Committee of the Colgate-Palmolive Company, Boksburg, Transvaal
[In Boksburg]
1980, 10 July (taken) 2009 (print)
Gelatin silver print
47,2 x 46,4 cm (image)
 
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia
Register number: DE01956
 
LL/60041

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LL/83383
Jürgen Schadeberg
Nelson Mandela in his cell on Robben Island (revisited)
1994
Platinum print
36.6 x 55.7 cm
 
Lempertz - Cologne
Auction 1109, Photographie, 1 June 2018, Lot: 161
 
LL/83383

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LL/85214
Robert Harris (Port Elizabeth, Cape Colony)
Backmark for "Robert Harris, Portrait and Landscape Photographer, Donkin Street & Jetty St., Port Elizabeth, Cape Colony"
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Bill Jones
 
LL/85214

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Contents - Themes & Fragments
Aerial - Aerial photography
Aerial photography - Aerial photography
Africa - Boer War (1899-1902)
Africa - Introduction to photography in Africa
Africa - James Chapman: Chapman Expedition in South Africa (1862-1864)
Air transportation - Airplanes
Airplanes - Airplanes
Albumen prints - Albumen prints: Places
Anthropology and ethnology - Alfred M. Duggan-Cronin: The Bantu Tribes of South Africa (1928-1954)
Anthropology and ethnology - Introduction to human zoos
Astronomy - Introduction to telescopes
Awards and medals - Cabinet cards: Backs: Awards
Backmarks - Cabinet cards: Backs: Awards
Boer War (1899-1902) - Boer War (1899-1902)
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Backs: Awards
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Celebrities
Calotypes - Calotypes: Exteriors
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Backs: Geographical spread
Celebrities - Cabinet cards: Celebrities
Characters and occupational types - Street vendors
Colonialism - Anglo-Zulu War (1879)
Colonialism - Boer War (1899-1902)
Colonialism - Colonialism
Colonialism - Cultural intersections
Colonialism - Introduction to human zoos
Dead - Introduction to the photography of death
Dead - Nineteenth century post-mortem and memento mori
Death, post-mortem, memorial portraiture and memento mori - Nineteenth century post-mortem and memento mori
Ephemera - Introduction to identity cards, membership cards, passes and documents
Evidence - David Goldblatt: In Boksburg
Exhibitions and competitions - Cabinet cards: Backs: Awards
Expeditions and exploration - James Chapman: Chapman Expedition in South Africa (1862-1864)
Group portraits - Group portraits
Identity documents and badges - Introduction to identity cards, membership cards, passes and documents
Landscape photography and historical issues - The interplay between history and landscape
Memory - Introduction to memory
Mining and extraction - Photography and mining
Mining and extraction - South Africa: Diamond mining areas around Kimberley and Griqualand-West
Occupational - Street vendors
Occupations and roles - Street vendors
Peoples of the world - Alfred M. Duggan-Cronin: The Bantu Tribes of South Africa (1928-1954)
Peoples of the world - Introduction to human zoos
Peoples of the world - Zulus
Photographic exhibitions - Cabinet cards: Backs: Awards
Photographing celebrities - Cabinet cards: Celebrities
Platinum prints - Platinum prints: Examples
Political collage from 1970 onwards - Postcards with a message
Politicians - Introduction to politicians
Portrait - Cabinet cards: Celebrities
Prisons - Introduction to prisons and incarceration
Royalty - The French royal family
Salt prints - Salt prints: Exteriors
Society - Society
South Africa - Alfred M. Duggan-Cronin: The Bantu Tribes of South Africa (1928-1954)
South Africa - Anglo-Zulu War (1879)
South Africa - Boer War (1899-1902)
South Africa - David Goldblatt: In Boksburg
South Africa - Henry Anderson Bryden: Gun and Camera in Southern Africa (1893)
South Africa - Introduction to photography in South Africa
South Africa - James Chapman: Chapman Expedition in South Africa (1862-1864)
South Africa - Photojournalism in South Africa
South Africa - South Africa: Diamond mining areas around Kimberley and Griqualand-West
South Africa - Zulus
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - James Chapman: Chapman Expedition in South Africa (1862-1864)
Text and calligraphy - Text and calligraphy: Examples
Trends - Carte de visites: Backs: Geographical spread
Typologies - Examples of typologies
World's Fairs and International Exhibitions - Introduction to human zoos


 
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