Person record: EMIN PASHA, Mehmet  (1840-1892)

Basic biographical summary of this person
NameMehmet EMIN PASHA
Gendermale
Relevance of this personexplorer, physician and politician; subject of lantern slide sets 
Main period of activityN/A
Notes

His name at birth was Isaak Eduard Schnitzer; he was baptised c.1847 as Eduard Carl Oscar Theodor Schnitzer. He took the name Mehmet Emin c.1875 and the title Pasha from 1886.

 
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
28 March 1840born atOpole [Oppeln], Poland
23 October 189252died atCongo Free State
Slide set references
(* = main subject of set)

* Across central Africa with Stanley and Emin (lecture: J. Green & Son, 50 slides, n.d.)

* Stanley's Emin Pasha relief expedition (lecture: York & Son, 42 slides, 1890)

* Stanley's book 'In darkest Africa' (lecture: Newton & Co., 50 slides, 1890)

Reference
(* = main subject)

* William R. May, Across central Africa with Stanley and Emin (London: 1890)

Lucerna ID no. 6002600Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016