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Ten-bore half stocked percussion shot and ball gun, made for the African trade, with the stock extended and native repairs with shrunken leather, and native brass wire. Manufactured by Hollis and Sons, approximately 1860

Author:
Hollis and Sons  Search this
Cameron, Verney Lovett 1844-1894  Search this
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
Wainwright, Joseph active 1873  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Former owner:
Carswell, William active 1910 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
1 item 50 in. (length)
Type:
Specimens
Artifacts (object genre)
Place:
Africa
Date:
1860
Topic:
Firearms  Search this
Call number:
A001
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1044709

Part 3 : footsteps to beloved Africa / Joe Khamisi

Title:
Footsteps to beloved Africa
Author:
Khamisi, Joe  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Price, William Salter  Search this
Jones, William Henry  Search this
Wainwright, Jacob  Search this
Livingstone, David 1813-1873 Death and burial  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa, East
Rabai (Kenya)
Freretown (Kenya)
Date:
2016
Topic:
Missionaries  Search this
Freed persons  Search this
Return migrants  Search this
Rabaè  Search this
Call number:
HT1394.K4 K53 2016
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1102221

Cape Maclear / by P.A. Cole-King

Author:
Cole-King, P. A. 1932-  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Subject:
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
Physical description:
67 p., [13] p. of plates (1 folded) : ill., maps, ports. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Maclear, Cape (Malawi)
Date:
1968
Call number:
DT859 .C68 1968
DT859.C68 1968
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_382924

Kirk on the Zambesi; a chapter of African history

Author:
Coupland, Reginald Sir 1884-1952  Search this
Subject:
Kirk, John Sir 1832-1922  Search this
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 286 p. illus., group ports., maps. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa, Central
Date:
1970
1928
[1970]
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_742942

"Livingstone's loom," Malawi / Sarah Worden

Author:
Worden, Sarah (Museum curator)  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Livingstone, David 1813-1873 Ethnological collections  Search this
National Museum of Scotland  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Malawi
Date:
2015
Topic:
Handlooms  Search this
Weaving  Search this
Call number:
BV2420 .T76 2015
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1047991

David Livingstone : letters & documents, 1841-1872 ; the Zambian collection at the Livingstone Museum, containing a wealth of restored, previously unknown or unpublished texts / edited by T. Holmes

Author:
Livingstone Museum  Search this
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
Holmes, Timothy 1936-  Search this
Subject:
Livingstone, David 1813-1873 Correspondence  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 202 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Correspondence
Place:
Africa, Southern
Scotland
Date:
1990
C1990
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Explorers--Correspondence  Search this
Call number:
DT1110.L58L58 1990X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_396743

Heroes of the dark continent : and how Stanley found Emin Pasha. A complete history of all the great explorations and discoveries in Africa, from the earliest ages to the present time, including a full, authentic and thrilling account of Stanley's famous relief of Emin Pasha ..

Author:
Buel, James W (James William) 1849-1920  Search this
Subject:
Stanley, Henry M (Henry Morton) 1841-1904  Search this
Emin Pasha 1840-1892  Search this
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
Physical description:
576 p. : ill. (part col.), maps, ports. ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa
Date:
1889
1890, c1889
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
DT3 .B92 1890
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_912537

Stanley : the impossible life of Africa's greatest explorer / Tim Jeal

Author:
Jeal, Tim  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Former owner:
Reilly, William K (William Kane) 1940- DSI  Search this
Subject:
Stanley, Henry M (Henry Morton) 1841-1904  Search this
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
Léopold II King of the Belgians 1835-1909  Search this
Stanley, Dorothy Lady -1926  Search this
Emin Pasha 1840-1892  Search this
Emin Pasha Relief Expedition (1887-1889)  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 570 p., [12] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Great Britain
Africa, Sub-Saharan
Africa, Central
Date:
2007
1884-1960
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
DT351.S9 J43b 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_899701

Scenes in hot latitudes and travels in search of the source of the Wishi Washi to its junction with the Puddi Muddi by A. Myth, M.D

Author:
Myth, A  Search this
Supposed author:
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875  Search this
Kirk, John Sir 1832-1922  Search this
Author:
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Subject:
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
Stanley, Henry M (Henry Morton) 1841-1904  Search this
Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)  Search this
Physical description:
1 album (33 paintings) 51 cm
Type:
Caricatures and cartoons
Paintings (visual works).)
Place:
Africa
Date:
1870
1889
Topic:
Africans  Search this
Racism in cartoons  Search this
Discoveries in geography  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
Art044
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1047398

David Livingstone's magic lantern, United Kingdom / T. Jack Thompson

Author:
Thompson, T. Jack  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa
Date:
2015
Topic:
Projectors  Search this
Lantern slides  Search this
Call number:
BV2420 .T76 2015
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1047993

Missionaries, merchants, and explorers, 1840s-1880s / Myles Osborne and Susan Kingsley Kent

Author:
Osborne, Myles  Search this
Kent, Susan Kingsley, 1952 May 9-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Crowther, Samuel Ajayi 1806?-1891  Search this
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
Burton, Richard Francis 1821-1890  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa
Suez Canal (Egypt)
Date:
2015
Topic:
Missions, British  Search this
Explorers, British  Search this
Call number:
DT32 .O83 2015
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1060785

The story of the Scottish national memorial to David Livingstone / by James I. MacNair

Author:
Macnair, James I (James Irvine) 1869-1955  Search this
Subject:
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
Scottish National Memorial to David Livingstone Trust  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 50 p., [6] of plates : ill., port. 20 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1940
[194-]
Topic:
Missions  Search this
Call number:
DT731.L8 M16 1940
DT731.L8M16 1940
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_439911

Historians beware : you can't judge a book by its critics, or, problems with a nineteenth-century exploration record

Title:
Problems with a nineteenth-century exploration record
Author:
Clendennen, G. W  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
Livingstone, Charles 1821-1873  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa
Date:
1994
19th century
Topic:
History  Search this
Sources  Search this
Call number:
DT19 .H673
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_494088

Three martyrs of the nineteenth century; studies from the lives of Livingstone, Gordon, and Patteson

Author:
Charles, Elizabeth Rundle 1828-1896  Search this
Subject:
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
Gordon, Charles George 1833-1885  Search this
Patteson, John Coleridge Bp. 1827-1871  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 315 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1969
1886
[1969]
Call number:
CT782.C4 1969X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_420321

Baines on the Zambezi, 1858 to 1859 / Edward C. Tabler, Eric Axelson and Elaine N. Katz

Author:
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875  Search this
Axelson, Eric 1913-  Search this
Katz, Elaine N  Search this
Tabler, Edward C  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Subject:
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875  Search this
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
Physical description:
251, [1] p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 28 cm. x 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Zambezi River
Date:
1982
C1982
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT1190.Z36 B16 1982
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_472556

Livingstone's river: a history of the Zambezi Expedition, 1858-1864

Author:
Martelli, George  Search this
Subject:
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
Physical description:
260 p., 16 plates (1 fold.). illus., facsims., maps, ports. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa, Central
Date:
1970
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT731.L8 M28 1970bX
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_422932

The Livingstone Search Expedition, 1867 / by P.A. Cole-King

Author:
Cole-King, P. A. 1932-  Search this
Subject:
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
Physical description:
12 p. : map (folded) ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1968
Call number:
DT731.L8 C69 1968
DT731.L8C69 1968
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_427108

David Livingstone and Africa : proceedings of a seminar held on the occasion of the centenary of the death of David Livingstone at the Centre of African Studies, University of Edinburgh, 4th and 5th May 1973

Author:
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
University of Edinburgh Centre of African Studies  Search this
Subject:
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
Livingstone, David 1813-1873 Congresses  Search this
Livingstone, D. 1813-1873 (NL-LeOCL)069493790  Search this
Physical description:
202 pages : maps ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Congresses
Conference papers and proceedings
Place:
Africa
Date:
1973
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Call number:
DT731.L8 D36X
DT731.L8D36X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_50217

Narrative of an expedition to the Zambesi and its tributaries; and of the discovery of the lakes Shirwa and Nyassa. 1858-1864. by David and Charles Livingstone

Title:
Expedition to the Zambesi
Author:
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
Livingstone, Charles 1821-1873  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 608 p., [13] leaves of plates (1 fold.) illus., fold. map 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa, Central
Date:
1865
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT731 .L752 1865Y
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_489898

Livingstone, David, 1813-1873. Autograph letter signed to William Fairbrother, from Kolobeng, Bakwain country

Collection Creator:
Train, Russell E., 1920-2012  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian. Libraries)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Correspondence, 23 x 19 cm)
Container:
Item M083
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1847 August 9
Scope and Contents note:
Livingstone expresses concern for Fairbrother's afflictions. He mentions his lion attack. He describes the mission that he is setting up next to Kolobeng stream, and how his family has been doing. Some persons or tribes named in the letter include Mrs. Pyne; Mr. Edwards; Mosilikatse; Sewell; the Bakaa tribe; the Makalaka tribe; the Bakhatla tribe; the Bakwains tribe. Places mentioned include the valley of Mosega; Mabotsa; Kuruman; Lattakoo; Chonnane; and Kolobeng stream.
General note:
Page 4 of the letter functioned as a self-envelope, addressed to Rev. W. Fairbrother, care of Benjamin Pyne esq[ui]re, North Weald, Essex. "Care of Dr. Philip, Cape Town" has been crossed through. Sent via ship, postmarked May 9, 1848.
Collection Rights:
The collection is housed in the Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Library of Natural History, which is open to researchers Monday through Friday in the afternoons, from 1:30 to 5:00 p.m.; morning visits are by appointment only. Please call (202) 633-1184 or email AskaLibrarian@si.edu for an appointment.
See more items in:
Russell E. Train Africana collection
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sc241b52b91-33f3-442b-8040-9072595939a7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sil-cl-xxxx-0014-ref1828
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