Nuer youth at landing stage

Nuer youth at landing stage
58 x 55 mm | Print gelatin silver
There are records relating to alternative images that we do not have scans for in the database:
1998.355.385.1 - Negative film nitrate , (58 x 55 mm )
Date of Print:
Previous PRM Number:
Previous Other Number:
7 [2]

Accession Number:
A full length portrait of a youth standing on a log near the river landing stage at Adok. Beyond him is a rectilinear building that has a small toilet area with corrugated iron screen, and to his right an animal cage visible in other images. Evans-Pritchard arrived at Adok on 1st October 1936 after making a survey of the Luo of Kenya. He then moved on to spend most of his time among the Leek.
Edward Evan Evans-Pritchard
Date of Photo:
1936 October - November
[Southern Sudan] Wahda Adok
Nuer Dok
There appears to be three Rolleiflex films identified as film 7, which I have identified according to differences in notation on the print reverse as well as image content. [CM 29/10/2007]
PRM Source:
Edward Evan Evans-Pritchard
Donated 1966
Other Owners:
E. E. Evans-Pritchard Collection
Physical Anthropology , Shelter
Original catalogue lists in Manuscript Collections. Additional material in related documents files. [CM 27/9/2005]
Primary Documentation:
Accession Book Entry [p. 98] 1966.27 [1 - 24] G[ift] PROFESSOR E. E. EVANS-PRITCHARD; INST. OF SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY, 51 BANBURY RD. OXFORD 1966.27.1-16 S. SUDAN. NUER TRIBE. Sixteen negative albums containing negatives and prints of photographs taken by donor during field-work. All listed in albums. Added Accession Book Entry - [p. 98 in right hand column, in pencil] Catalogue room.

Manual Catalogues [index taken from album book VIII, ms ink] - 76. youth

Note on print reverse ms pencil - "7 Adok" & print front border ms ink - "NUER VIII/76"
Christopher Morton [13/7/2004] [Southern Sudan Project]
Funded by Arts and Humanities Research Council
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