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Manuscript Collections and Archives
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The following list gives information only on those archives and collections referred to in the present work.


Musée d’Algér. See E. Fagnan, Manuscrits de la Bibliothèque-Musée d’Alger. Catalogue Général. Paris, 1893. See also Fonds Ben Hamouda, handlist in situ.


Universität Bayreuth, Materialsammlung Islam in Afrika. Register in situ. [NG=Nigeria]


The Sudan Photographic Collection. Department of History, University of Bergen. Checklist in preparation.

Cairo (AL)

Arab League / Jāmiʿat al-Duwal al-ʿArabiyya: Maʿhad al-Makhṭūṭāt. See Fuʾād S…

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“Manuscript Collections and Archives”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 05 March 2024 <>
First published online: 2017

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