Colonial inhumanity

Encyclopaedia Africana P September 1, 2020 PRINCE ALEMAYEHU

Seven-year-old Prince Alemayehu was captured – along with many national treasures – in 1868. His remains are held in Windsor Castle but pleas for their return have been rebuffed

Encyclopaedia Africana V August 28, 2020 VICTOR CORNELINS

When the colonial exhibition ended, the children were never returned home to St. Croix. Instead, they were placed in the orphanage, Vajsenhuset, in Copenhagen.

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