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Slide collection illustrating Edinburgh University Expedition to East Africa, 1965

Identifier: Coll-1119

Scope and Contents

The slide collection contains 46 slides showing the gathering of parasite samples and parasite treatment in Kenya, and 69 slides showing general views of Kenya and general aspects of the expedition.


  • Creation: 1965

Language of Materials


Biographical / Historical

Arthur Cruickshank was a participant in the 1965 Edinburgh University East Africa Expedition - to Kenya. The Head of the Zoology Department, Michael M. Swann, agreed to act as sponsor of the Expedition.


2 boxes containing 115 slides (5cm x 5cm card mounted)

Physical Location


Collection of Photographic Slides relevant to the Edinburgh University East Africa Expedition, 1965
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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