West African baby in stream



Silver gelatin print by unknown photographer, ca. 1912-1914. Image shows a West African toddler sitting in a shallow stream. She has a porcelain bowl containing food on her lap. See also PR/701/3/53, PR/701/3/51, PR/701/3/50, and PR/701/3/41. From the collection of William John Roberts, Liverpool-born merchant for The Lagos Stores, Ltd. Based in Nigeria, 1912-1914.