'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.
- Collection Title:
- Gertrude Sanford Legendre Papers, 1844-1996
- Contributing Institution:
- College of Charleston Libraries
- Media Type:
- Gertrude Sanford Legendre Papers: Scrapbooks and Photo Albums
- Personal or Corporate Subject:
- Legendre, Gertrude Sanford, 1902-2000
Carter, T. Donald (Thomas Donald), 1893-
Weeks, Carnes, 1900-1968
Wentzel, Volkmar Kurt, 1915-2006
Weber, Walter A. (Walter Alois), 1906-1979
American Museum of Natural History
National Geographic Society (U.S.)
- Topical Subject:
- Hunting, Camping, Rivers, Monkeys, Elephants, Maps, and Scientific expeditions
- Geographic Subject:
- Africa and Central
- Shelving Locator:
- Mss 182, PA1952a
- Date Digital:
- Digitization Specifications:
- 400 dpi, 24-bit depth, color, Bookeye 4V1, Archival masters are tiffs.
- Copyright Status Statement:
- Copyright © College of Charleston Libraries
- Access Statement:
- This work is licensed for educational use only.
- Access Information:
- For more information contact Special Collections at Addlestone Library, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC, 29424.
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