Hugh Clapperton, English explorer, 19th Century illustration
Numéro d’image : 13387749
Hugh Clapperton (1788-1827). 1880 illustration of the English Navy officer, traveller and explorer Bain Hugh Clapperton. Clapperton is best known for his 1822-1825 explorations of Africa, during which he became the first European to describe the Hausa states from personal observation. His party were also the first white men to see Lake Chad.