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Photography of Homer L. Shantz

Great papyrus swamp

Contributor: 
The University of Arizona Herbarium
Creator: 
Homer Leroy Shantz
Description: 
A great papyrus swamp at an angle in front of boat. Natives emerge in small dugout canoes from this immense swamp at places. Almost as far as you can see is the feathery tops of ... P. with an occasional palm at edge of river or an occasional tree. [Shantz travel journal, Jan. 18, 1920]
Format: 
image/jpeg
Language: 
English
Title: 
azu_shantz_19200118_37089_m
Created: 
1920-01-18
City: 
Kandi
City Then: 
Kandi
Continent: 
Africa
Country: 
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Country Then: 
Belgian Congo
Is this item in the public domain?: 
No