British Empire Article

Lamu Girls

Although predating the author's time in Lamu by over half a century, it is likely that the dress of the local population would have changed little over the intervening years. Local women wearing dress like this would have been common. The BEA in the postcard refers to British East Africa.

Lamu Town Article

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