Comments

Album of photographs taken in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1942-1943. Includes: views of locations and landmarks including: Pão de Açucar [Sugarloaf Mountain], Flamengo, Leblon Beach, Ipanema Beach, Corcovado, Praça Paris, Serra dos Órgãos, Rio Bay, Theatro Municipal; photographs taken on Christmas Day and Boxing Day 1942; and various horse riding treks. Also includes photographs of newspaper cuttings from publications including The Illustrated London News relating to the events of the Second World War, including notices regarding the transportation of British-born subjects in Jersey and Guernsey to Germany in October 1942. Captions identify people and places pictured, including Kenneth and Kathleen Le Sueur.

Reference

L/C/142/C4/13

Date

1942 - 1945

Names

Dixon, Tetney
Laver, Bill
Le Sueur, Kathleen, née de Carteret
Le Sueur, Kenneth Henry
Mason, Bryan
Pritchard, Ron
Pritchard, Mrs
Rule, Alice
Weightman, Sheila
Illustrated London News

Keywords

Brazil | Rio de Janeiro | albums | Beaches | Horse riding | Horses | Group portraits | Islands | Newspaper cuttings | Occupation | photograph albums | Photographs | Portraits | Postcards | Second World War | Views

Dimensions

1 photograph album - b & w

Level of description

file

Context:

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