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Guide to the German South West Africa Photograph Album
SC 840  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: German South West Africa Photograph Album,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1915
    Collection Number: SC 840
    Extent: .1 linear feet (1 album in 1 folder)
    Repository: University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Department of Special Collections
    Santa Barbara, California 93106-9010
    Physical Location: Vault
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

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    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

    German South West Africa Photograph Album. SC 840. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Acquisition Information

    Purchase, 2003

    Scope and Content of Collection

    German South West Africa photograph album, ca. 1915, containing 43 black/white snapshots, some with captions, including several of the WWI British campaign in South West Africa - now Namibia (Tsadbis, Otjiwarongo, Omaruru River, Ehako Bridge, German Light Railway, Asis Copper Mine, Bloemfontein). Also several of the South African Premier Diamond Mine workings, and cottages, rural scenery, and friends in what appears to be Great Britain.