Photograph of a village in Western Africa



Silver gelatin print by unknown photographer. Image shows village in Western Africa, possibly Kamerun (Republic of Cameroon). Wooden houses with thatched roofs sit either side of a dirt path. A man in tropical suit and pith helmet stands outside one of the houses. From the collection of William John Roberts, Liverpool-born merchant for The Lagos Stores, Ltd. Based in Nigeria, 1912-1914.