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Abyssinia Photograph Album, ca. 1936.
Bernath Mss 228
Collection Overview

Title:

Abyssinia Photograph Album, ca. 1936

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

193 black and white snapshots taken by an Italian army officer during tour in Abyssinia (Ethiopia). Includes images of soldiers in uniform; scenic views; riverboats, ships, airplanes and tanks; monuments and Italian graves; and several photos of hangings and other casualties.

Date:

1936 (issued)

Subject:

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Italy. -- Regio Esercito.
Italo-Ethiopian War, 1935-1936
Ethiopia -- Pictorial works

Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Italy invaded Ethiopia in 1935 and in 1936 annexed it as an Italian colony.
Purchase, 2006.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.
Cite as: [Identification of item], Abyssinia Photograph Album. Bernath Mss 228. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Type:

Photographs.
Photograph albums.

Physical Description:

.2 linear ft.

Language:

English

Identifier:

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.