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Kabaka Daudi Chwa and Regents

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3045G

Scope and Contents

153 x 208 mm. A group portrait with identifying captions on the reverse by H.B. Thomas, front row left to right: Sir Apolo Kagwa (1865-1927), 1st Regent to Daudi Chwa 1897-1914 and Katikoro (Prime Minister) of Buganda 1889-1926; Kabaka Daudi Chwa (1896-1939), Kabaka of Buganda 1897-1939; Stanislas Mugwanya (1849-1938), Buganda Chief and Regent. Back row, Nuhu Mbogo (1835-1921), uncle of Mwanga and Regent of Daudi Chwa; Zacharia Kisingiri (1858-1917) a Protestant Muganda Chief and regent. See Biographical index for more details.


  • Creation: 1908

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition with a few small tears at edges.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This print was given by A.R. Morgan to H.B. Thomas, who presented it to the Royal Commonwealth Society.

Existence and Location of Copies

CN 1310. This collection is also available on microfiche: Africa, fiche number 70.


This print was used to illustrate Gee, T.W. 'A century of Mohammedan influence in Buganda 1852-1951', Uganda Journal, Vol. 22, pp. 139-150).


This collection level description was entered by WS using information from the original typescript catalogue.


Thomas, H B

Includes index.
2006-09-18 15:31:23+00:00
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