Collection of Photographs of Dakar in 1939
Scope and Content
Collection of 23 photos of Dakar in 1939. The images show residential areas, architecture, commerce, Dakar residents, street scenes, and various views of the city. The photos have handwritten captions, but it is not evident who wrote the captions. Descriptions include: "Modern French Development", "Race Course", "French Residency", "Catholic Cathedral", "Station", "Native Village Outside Dakar", "On the Quay", "Native Diving Boys", "Kraal Huts", "Police Parading", "Native Quarters", and "Post Office."
The collection is open for research.
0.01 Linear feet (1 folder)
Language of Materials
Collection of 23 photos of Dakar in 1939 showing residential areas, architecture, commerce, Dakar residents, street scenes, and various views of the city.
University of Florida Smathers Library Building
Purchased in 2012.
- A Guide to the Collection of Photographs of Dakar in 1939
- Finding aid created by Dept. Staff
- April 2013
- Description rules
- Finding Aid Prepared Using Dacs
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Description is written in English.
Part of the Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida Repository
George A. Smathers Libraries
PO Box 117005
Gainesville Florida 32611-7005 United States of America