Inscription on the Tree at the Foot of which David Livingstone's Heart was Buried
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Author(s) & contributor(s): Jacob Wainwright
Date(s): 4 May 1873
Place(s) of creation: Chitambo's village
Form & transmission history: Original inscription in author’s hand.
Object description: Photograph of tree trunk with rectangular section removed; faded inscription on inner bark in one hand.
Repository: Wellcome Library (London, United Kingdom)
Shelfmark / Identifier: no. 561464i
Digital edition & date: One More Voice, 2020
Critical editing & encoding: Adrian S. Wisnicki
Rights: Critically-edited text copyright One More Voice. Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International
Cite this digital edition (MLA): Wainwright, Jacob. “Inscription on the Tree at the Foot of which David Livingstone's Heart was Buried” (4 May 1873). Adrian S. Wisnicki, ed. One More Voice, site launch edition, 2020, https://onemorevoice.org/html/transcriptions/liv_020014_TEI.html.
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