Kingston and the Congo: the brief career of Dr Joseph Moloney

Woodbridge, Steven (2008) Kingston and the Congo: the brief career of Dr Joseph Moloney. Centre for Local History Studies Newsletter(15), pp. 6-7.

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Abstract

This article considers the brief career of the young Irish medical officer Dr. Joseph Moloney, an explorer of the Congo in Africa, who is buried in Kingston Cemetery. Moloney was the medical officer on the 'Stairs Expedition' to Katangaland in the Congo in 1891-92, and helped save the expedition from disaster.

Item Type: Article
Research Area: History
Politics and international studies
Faculty, School or Research Centre: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences > School of Social Science (until November 2012)
Depositing User: Steven Woodbridge
Date Deposited: 28 Jul 2011 12:03
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2011 14:11
URI: http://eprints.kingston.ac.uk/id/eprint/19848

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