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African Studies

View of the Entrance into Cape Town from Green Point (1801-1804)

View of the Entrance into Cape... Digital ID: 1248287. New York Public Library


An account of travels into the interior of Southern Africa, in the years 1797 and 1798: including cursory observations o ....(NYPL Digital Gallery)

Travel Accounts

Travel accounts are rich primary sources for African Studies.

  • A selected list of primary sources on microfilm at Rutgers University Libraries, including travel accounts, can be found here.

To find travel accounts in the QuickSearch, select Advanced Search. In the drop-down on the left, change Any Firld to the Subject field. Try:

[Country name] Description and travel

[Country name] Voyages and travel


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