Photograph of five men in a Model T Ford



Silver gelatin print by unknown photographer. Image shows four European men and a Nigerian man in a Model T Ford in or around Lagos, Nigeria, ca. 1912. Four of the men are wearing pith helmets and khakis, with aminition belts slung over their shoulders. William John Roberts (far right, on running board) holds a rifle in his hand. They appear to be setting off on a hunt or some sort of expedition. Loose print from an album compiled by William John Roberts, merchant for the Lagos Stores Ltd., in colonial Nigeria.