Raising the German flag, Samoa

Raising the German flag, Samoa

A crowd of Samoans watching the German flag being raised. German officials can be seen dressed in white uniforms. Photographed by Alfred John Tattersall in 1900.

Inscriptions: Verso - top centre: Raising of German flag 1900 Samoa

Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).

Physical Description: Silver gelatin print 23.4 x 18.4 cm

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Tattersall, Alfred James, 1866-1951 :Photographs of Samoa / Photographs of Samoa
1 b&w original photographic print(s), Photographs, Silver gelatin print 23.4 x 18.4 cm
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Raising the German flag, Samoa. Tattersall, Alfred James, 1866-1951 :Photographs of Samoa. Ref: PAColl-3062-2-01. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/23107923

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