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Machakos Betterment Scheme, n.d.


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(fols 1-23) - folder containing photographs showing the state of the land in 1950, reclamation in progress, and results achieved in 1953. Subjects of photographs include: Makavete, Makueni Settlement and Chai Irrigation Scheme. A diagram (fol 2) demonstrates various aspects of 'Better Farming' leading to 'Prosperity'. Notes on Machakos District (fols 19-22) give details of area population, refer to the visit of Mr Creech Jones in 1946, and describe the progress of the scheme up to 1958.


  • Creation: n.d.


1.0 file

Language of Materials

  • English


MSS. Afr. s. 782 box 4, file 5