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Stanley and Kalulu
|Description||Albumen print in carte de visite format. Part of the Michael Graham-Stewart slavery collection. The print shows Kalulu standing serving the African explorer and adventurer Henry Morton Stanley (1841-1904) a drink while he sits cross-legged on the ground. Kalulu (Ndugu M'Hali, circa 1864-77) was given to H.M. Stanley as an 8 year old by a slave trader and became his close personal companion until his death. He drowned crossing the Congo River on Stanley's 1874-77 expedition. The National Portrait Gallery copy is titled 'Mr. Stanley in the dress he wore when he met Livingstone in Africa'.|
|Date made||circa 1872|
|Artist/Maker||London Stereoscopic Co.
|Credit||National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Michael Graham-Stewart Slavery Collection. Acquired with the assistance of the Heritage Lottery Fund|
|Measurements||89 x 60 mm|
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