“French Equatorial Africa” Photograph Album, 1952

“French Equatorial Africa” Photograph Album, 1952
This album is comprised of photographs, letters, newspaper clippings, and other documents from an expedition to French Equatorial Africa, in which Getrude Legendre participated. The expedition was sponsored by the American Museum of Natural History and the National Geographic Society, and collected plant and animal specimens, photographs of wildlife and people, and recordings of native dialects and music.
Gertrude Sanford Legendre Papers, 1844-1996
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
Media Type:
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Legendre, Gertrude Sanford, 1902-2000, Weeks, Carnes, 1900-1968, Carter, T. Donald (Thomas Donald), 1893-, Wentzel, Volkmar Kurt, 1915-2006, Weber, Walter A. (Walter Alois), 1906-1979, American Museum of Natural History, National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Topical Subject:
Scientific expeditions, Camping, Hunting, Rivers, Monkeys, Elephants, Maps
Geographic Subject:
Africa, Central
Gertrude Sanford Legendre Papers: Scrapbooks and Photo Albums
Shelving Locator:
Mss 182, PA1952a
Material Type:
Digitization Specifications:
400 dpi, 24-bit depth, color, Bookeye 4V1, Archival masters are tiffs.
Copyright Status Statement:
Copyright © College of Charleston Libraries
Access Information:
For more information contact Special Collections at Addlestone Library, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC, 29424.