Kikuyu schoolchildren, early twentieth century

Kikuyu schoolchildren

Kikuyu children in school (presumably run by the African Inland Mission), early twentieth century. Location is probably Kabete.

Credit: public domain image from the Jackson Davis Collection, Manuscripts #3072, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library. You'll find it and many more at


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