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Livingstone, David, explorer and missionary, 1813-1873


Found in 68 Collections and/or Records:

Photocopy press cuttings, articles, and ephemera concerning David Livingstone. , 1974-1997

Identifier: Acc.13328/1711
Scope and Contents

File primarily contains photocopied articles and press cuttings concerning the life and career of Livingstone, and later commemorative events including exhibitions and publications. Also present is a copy of V.L. Bosazza's article 'David Livingstone and his Modern Critics' (1975), with plates, and accompanying letters from Bosazza to John Murray, publishers.

Dates: 1974-1997

Photograph of a map of David Livingstone.

Identifier: Acc.9922
Scope and Contents

Details Livingstone`s explorations south and west of Lake Malawi, 1859-1863.

Dates: circa 1859-1863.

Photographs of places and events concerning David Livingstone.

Identifier: Acc.9223
Scope and Contents

Used for an exhibition at the Commonwealth Institute, Edinburgh, in 1973.

Dates: circa 1850-1870.

Printed material and newspaper cuttings., 1858-1922, 1929, 1932, 1959, 1973.

Identifier: Acc.9942/51-54
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Papers of Sir John Kirk GCMG KCB (1832-1922), physician, administrator, naturalist, photographer, and Lady Kirk, née Helen Cooke (d.1914).John Kirk was born at Barry in Forfarshire in 1832. After qualifying as a doctor in 1854, he volunteered for medical service in the Crimea and subsequently became Dr. David Livingstone's chief assistant on his second Zambesi Expedition, 1858-1863. In 1866 Kirk was appointed Medical Officer and Vice-Consul of Zanzibar. He became Assistant...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1858-1922, 1929, 1932, 1959, 1973.

Two portraits from engravings after photographic portraits of David Livingstone., 1864, or after -1880.

Identifier: MS.42441
Scope and Contents Folio 1 : portrait of Livingstone from an engraving, 1864 or after, by Josiah Whymper after a photograph, 1864, by Thomas Annan. The impression formed the frontispiece to a publication by or about Livingstone; and,folio 2 : portrait of Livingstone from an engraving, 1865-1880, by Joseph Brown, after a photograph, 1865, by John Jabez Edwin Mayall. The impression formed the frontispiece to a publication by or about Livingstone, published by John Murray in...
Dates: 1864, or after -1880.

Typescript copy of letter, 1857, of David Livingstone.

Identifier: Acc.11447
Scope and Contents

Livingstone thanks the unidentified recipient for her gifts for his work.

Dates: 1857.

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Browse Resources 43
Archival Object 25
Letters. Correspondence. 39
Manuscripts. 14
Photocopies. 13
Africa. Continent. 11
South Africa. Africa - South Africa. Nation. Longitude: 26.0000. Latitude: -30.0000. 8