New Video Presentation: “From Liverpool to West Africa: Architecture, Trade, and Port Cities from the late-19th to mid-20th Century”
by Professor Iain Jackson

Professor Iain Jackson presents this detailed and highly interesting account of the West African palm oil trade, the United Africa Company, and its links to Lever Brothers and Port Sunlight, and describes the impact of these on the architecture and cultural development of the region.

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