Africa through a lens

Linked title: Africa through a lens
Posted: 09/10/2017 - 14:32
Updated: 09/17/2017 - 17:24
Category: Movies and images

This UK National Archive collection of photographs spans over 100 years of African history, from the 1860s onwards. The photographs were taken from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office photographic collection (CO 1069). In many instances little is known about the people or contents of the photographs.

Botswana: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Cameroon: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Egypt: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Ethiopia: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Gambia: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Ghana: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Kenya: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Lesotho: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Madagascar: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Malawi: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Mali: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Mozambique: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Namibia: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Nigeria: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Sierra Leone: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Somalia: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
South Africa: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
South Sudan: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Sudan: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Swaziland: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Tanzania: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Togo: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Uganda: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Zambia: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/
Zimbabwe: https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalarchives/collections/72157625827328771/