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Royalty - Centenary of British Columbia - Queen Mother - Windsor Great Park

Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother, who was deputising for Queen Elizabeth II, unveils the commemorative plaque at the base of the 100-foot totem pole, which has been erected in Windsor Great Park as a centenary gift from British Columbia. Watching are Chief Mungo Martin, of the Kwakiutl Indians, a tribe located on Vancouver Island, and his granddaughter, Helen Hunt. Chief Mungo Martin carved the elaborate ornamentation on the 12-ton pole.

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Mode of Salutation, illustration from 'Great African Travellers, from Mungo Park to Livingstone

XJF437963 Mode of Salutation, illustration from 'Great African Travellers, from Mungo Park to Livingstone and Stanley', a novel by William H.G. Kingstone, first published in 1874 (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: This illustration shows an instance in the travels of explorer Dr David Livingstone (1813-1873); Travelling through what is now northern Zimbabwe, Livingstone is said to have encountered a remarkable local custom; 'The natives of this region have a curious way of saluting a stranger, Instead of bowing they throw themselves on their backs on the ground, rolling from side to side and slapping the outsides of their thighs, while they utter the words "_Kina bomba! kina bomba_!" In vain the doctor implored them to stop, They, imagining him pleased, only tumbled about more fiercely and slapped their thighs with greater vehemence'; William H.G. Kingston (1814-1880) was an English adventuer writer;); English, out of copyright

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I saw with infinite pleasure the great object of my mission, - the long sought for majestic Niger

XJF2639748 I saw with infinite pleasure the great object of my mission, - the long sought for majestic Niger, glittering to the morning sun, 1860 (engraving) by Park, Mungo (1771-1806) (after); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Life and Travels of Mungo Park in Africa. [The a€œTravels in the interior districts of Africa, a€ with an account of the progress of African discovery from his death till the present time.] published 1860
); Scottish, out of copyright

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