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Africana Collection - General Resources at the University of Florida
Title: Africana Collection - General Resources at the University of Florida
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Creator: George A. Smathers Libraries <Gainesville, Fla.>; University of Florida <Gainesville, Fla.>
Abstract: The website offers bibliographical data and partly fulltexts and scans of material from the different Africa collections at the University of Florida. Content see table of contents. [editors ilissAfrica]
Table of contents: • George Fortune collection of Southern Bantu linguistics (especially Shona)• Donald Abraham collection of Lusophone culture and history (concentrating on Angola and Mozambique)• Professor Gwendolen M. Carter’s collection relating to the South African liberation struggle• Martin Rikli’s photographic albums of Ethiopia during the Italian invasion and occupation of 1935-1936• The Arts of Africa = Les Arts d'Afrique, demonstration collection of art works and artifacts from the African continent• African Map Collection which offers maps dating from the 16th through the 21st centuries
Keywords: Shona; Bantu languages; colonialism; art; linguistics; Afrique lusophone / lusophonie; independence movement
Countries: Africa. General Resources;
South Africa;
Subject areas: Language » Languages of African Origin;
Culture & Arts » Generalities;
History & Geography » History since 1850
Location of the site's editor: USA
Resource type: Archives, Centres for Information and Documentation;
Web Portals, Virtual Libraries, Subject Gateways;
Library Catalogues;
Collections of Maps;
Collections of Illustrations (Fotographies, Paintings, Charts);
Other Collections of Fulltexts and Sources
Language: English
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