A Lendu woman from Uganda.

Carrying children. Lendu woman. Uganda traditional costume.

Woman from Uganda

A Lendu woman from Uganda 1902.

Showing how they carry children in the “Dufa”. The Lendu are an ethnic group in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (From “Uganda and its people”.).

Source: Living Races of Mankind. A popular illustrated account of the customs, habits, pursuits, feasts, and ceremonies of the races of mankind throughout the world by Henry Neville Hutchinson (1856-1927), John Walter Gregory and Richard Lydekke. Published by Hutchinson & Co. Paternoster Row, London 1902.

Gallery: The dark continent; Africa, the landscape and the people by Hugo Adolf Bernatzik.

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