May 24, 2017 Dr. Livingstone’s Expedition: The Pioneer, with the boats of the Sidon in tow, Entering the Kongone River Dr. Livingstone was a famous British explorer and missionary, well known for his exploration of Africa. The Illustrated London News, 25 May 1861. Courtesy of University of Missouri Libraries. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.