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Aden [Yemen] Photograph Album
Bernath Mss 50  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Aden [Yemen] Photograph Album,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1937-1938
    Collection Number: Bernath Mss 50
    Extent: .2 linear feet (1 half-size box)
    Repository: University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Department of Special Collections
    Santa Barbara, California 93106-9010
    Physical Location: Del Sur
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access Restrictions

    None.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    Aden [Yemen] Photograph Album. Bernath Mss 50. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Acquisition Information

    Purchase, 2003.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Photo album, ca. 1937-1938, of a British airman, 90+ black/white snapshots with captions, mainly of Aden [Yemen]. Includes shots of fellow British servicemen, military planes and ships, Aden police and military on camels, dhows and other local boats, many street scenes, marketplaces, gardens, countryside, a Jewish shop and a Christian Somali family in Crater. Locations include Crater, Kormaksar Beach, Sheik Othman, Steamer Point, Maala, Tawahi, and Lahedj. Also a few photos of Gibraltar, Malta, and Port Said, probably taken on the voyage to Aden, and a few printed items, in part citing hardships experienced by British airmen in Aden.