List of Bamum men sent to prison at Dschang [08 Apr 1905]

Leaves: 1; Pages: 2; Measurements: 24cm x 21cm; Dates: 1925; Script: Akauku Nyiet in purple ink, with numerals subsequently added in black ink; slight Arabic script; Condition: Fair (taped); added to the original document are markings made at some point prior to the commencement of work by the Bamum Scripts and Archives Project; Comments: These men were political prisoners sent to prison during a period of turmoil and rivalry between the French and the Bamum following the First World War; note that in there are letters written from the prison at Dschang from Nji Mama Pekekou that are held in the modern archives of the APRB

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