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Image number
BRV3508357
Title
Pro-government Kikuyu and a Catholic priest, 1953 (b/w photo) [1995/076/7/8/1.33]
Location
British Empire and Commonwealth Collections, Bristol Archives, UK
Medium
black and white photograph
Date
1953 AD (C20th AD)
Description
A loyal Kikuyu chief talks to a Roman Catholic priest from a nearby Mission as he hunts gangsters, revolver in hand. Original typescript caption: A loyal Kikuyu chief (with revolver) hunting gangsters, with the R.C. priest from a nearby Mission looking on.
Photo credit
© Bristol Archives / Huxley Collection / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
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