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Tour in Algeria

Collection Holder: Online Archive of California Getty Research Institute Date(s): 1872 Last Updated: 2022-01-20
The journal by Englishman J. G. Pilter documenting his trip to Algeria in November and December of 1872 includes 91 albumen photographs; three maps with travel routes indicated in red…


Pan-African Congress miscellaneous records

Collection Holder: Online Archive of California Hoover Institution Archives Date(s): 1974 Last Updated: 2022-01-20
Scope and Content of Collection Reports, declarations, resolutions, speeches, and leaflets, relating to the Pan-African movement, colonialism, and worldwide diaspora of Africans. Includes printed matter about the congress, collected by…


Lofchie (Michael) collection of Zanzibar Publications

Collection Holder: Online Archive of California University of California - Los Angeles Date(s): 1909-1965 Last Updated: 2022-01-20
The Michael Lofchie Collection includes predominantly pre-independent newspapers from Zanzibar, an island of Tanzania off the coast of East Africa, from 1909-1965. The collection holds about 120 volumes covering 22…


W. L. Perry collection

Collection Holder: Online Archive of California Hoover Institution Archives Date(s): 1943 Last Updated: 2022-01-20
Pamphlets, leaflets, handbooks, and miscellanea, issued as guides to American soldiers in North Africa and Italy during World War II.


Killion (Tom) papers

Collection Holder: Online Archive of California Hoover Institution Archives Date(s): 1868-1997 Last Updated: 2022-01-20
Correspondence, dissertation and research notes, reports, flyers, pamphlets, and other printed matter relating to political, economic, cultural, and social affairs in the Horn of Africa, in general, and in Eritrea,…


Photograph album of the Italian campaign in Somalia and Ethiopia, 1935-1936

Collection Holder: Online Archive of California University of California - Los Angeles Date(s): 1935-1936 Last Updated: 2022-01-20
The photos were taken by photographers from the film section for Eastern Africa (Reparto Fotocinematografico A[frica] O[rientale] of the Istituto Luce, a government agency created in 1924 to promote the…


R. C. Stevenson collection of ethno-linguistic research manuscripts, 1925-1990

Collection Holder: Online Archive of California University of California - Los Angeles Date(s): 1925-1990 Last Updated: 2022-01-20
These papers comprise the greater part of Professor Stevenson's linguistic field collections on the Central Sudan and Nuba mountains region. Represented in the collection are approximately 30 to 40 different…


Islamic manuscripts collection

Collection Holder: Online Archive of California University of California - Santa Barbra Date(s): circa 1122-late 19th century Last Updated: 2022-01-18
The collection contains single and double leaves from previously disbound Islamic texts, written in many parts of the Islamic world, including Afghanistan, China, Egypt, Gulf States [Qajar], India, North Africa…


Miller (William P.) papers

Collection Holder: Online Archive of California Hoover Institution Archives Date(s): 1939-1974 Last Updated: 2022-01-18
The William P. Miller papers consist of news clippings, a military order, printed matter, photographs, motion picture film, and a Nazi flag relating to Miller's career with the Sixth Army…


Walter J. Muller Papers, 1942-1949

Collection Holder: Online Archive of California Hoover Institution Archives Date(s): 1942-1949 Last Updated: 2022-01-18
Memoranda, orders, maps, reports, charts, photographs, and printed matter, relating to the invasion of French Morocco, Sicily, and southern France, activities of the Third and Seventh United States Armies, and…