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Collection Index:CAPE TOWN, Photograph album 1860-1877
Collection Name:CAPE TOWN. Photograph album, 1860 (1867-1870) - 1877
A1552 CAPE TOWN Photograph album, 1860 (1867-1870) - 1877.   
    
 Copyright 2010, Historical Papers, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa   
    
 Album relating mainly to the visit of Prince Alfred to Cape Town in 1867, compiled by a naval officer, probably one of the Prince's entourage. Some of the photographs were taken by the Prince himself. They include a croquet party in Government Gardens, arrival of H.M.S. 'Galatea' and H.M.S. 'Racoon' in Simon's Bay, Admiralty House and Cottage, Simon's Town and many Cape social personalities. Also photographs of European royalty, naval officers, royal navy ships and various ports of call.   
    
 The Album consists of a single bound volume and is labelled:   
 "Visit of Princ Albert (sic) to Cape Town".   
 It is stamped "The James Humphreys Collection" and also contains a few loose notes and descriptions of some of the photographs.   
    
Cape Town Photograph Album  1867