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With Stanley on the Congo

From the Collection of Unions Ballarat 24 Camp Street Ballarat Victoria

Description
Book; 215 pages; black lettering; author's name and title; black swastika (this symbol predates Hitlerism).

Object Registration
B0688
Keywords
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Historical information
The book relates to Sir Henry Morton Stanley, a Welsh journalist and explorer. Stanley is known for his exploration of central Africa, his search for missionary and explorer David Livingstone and his search for the source of the Nile.
When Made
1903
Made By
Douglas, M (Maker)
Significance
Historical - United Kingdom & Africa. Biographical interest.
Inscriptions & Markings
Inside cover:

1. Methodist Sabbath School Corack - Sunday School Prize slip: awarded to Richard Moore for 164 Marks, HP 208, Mr JS Perry Supt, D Nicholls Sec, 2nd April 1929.

2. In black ink - Master Richard Moore was present at the 50 years Jubilee of the Carack Methodist Sunday School on March 31st 1929. Frank S Perry Supt.
Last updated
24 Jan 2019 at 4:04PM