House Construction and Roofing, Sierra Leone, 1856
Caption, Bambooing a hut, near Freetown. Bambooing refers to thatching of the house, described in the article (p. 436).
The Illustrated London News (Oct. 25, 1856), vol. 29, p. 434.
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Africa--Upper Guinea Coast
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