Untitled photograph



Black and white collotype postcard by Victor & Freese, Duala [Douala], Cameroon, ca. 1912-1914. Nr. 7 in series. Image shows a crowd of West African men and women with large burlap sacks filled with an unidentified commodity. It is unclear whether the photograph depicts a market or trading post. From the collection of William John Roberts, Liverpool-born merchant for The Lagos Stores, Ltd. Based in Nigeria, 1912-1914.