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Cool Sketching images

Some cool sketching images:

CO 1069-26-5
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Image by The National Archives UK
Description: Sketch taken from survey map of Gambia colony (1909), showing situation of Bathurst and Cape St Mary Government House, on the ne? of which in the plateau, headland suggested as a site for the ??? of European Government Officials.

Location: Bathurst, Gambia

Date: 1909

Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/26

This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives, uploaded as part of the Africa Through a Lens project. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons.

Our records about many of these images are limited. If you have more information about the people, places or events shown in an image, please use the comments section below. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location.

Alternatively you could use the Suggestify tool to suggest the location of a picture.

For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library

CO 1069-7-26
sketching
Image by The National Archives UK
Description: Sketch of a scene half-way down the pass of Atbara.

Location: Atbara, Giralta, Adowa, Antato

Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/7

This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives, uploaded as part of the Africa Through a Lens project. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons.

Our records about many of these images are limited. If you have more information about the people, places or events shown in an image, please use the comments section below. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location.

Alternatively you could use the Suggestify tool to suggest the location of a picture.

For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library

God always saves endavour
sketching
Image by The National Archives UK
Description: Sketch of a flag taken from rebels against slavery in Barbados, after the uprising known as Bussa’s Rebellion.

The flag appears to stress the rebels’ loyalty to Britain and to the Crown while conveying their earnest desire for liberty. British forces on Barbados suppressed the revolt and hundreds of the rebels were killed.

Learn more about Bussa’s Rebellion on The National Archives website.

Date: April 1816

Our Catalogue Reference: MFQ 1/112

This image is from the collections of The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons.

For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library.

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