Date Published: 1981
Description: 6.5 x 4.75 inches, no place, March 3, 1981. This black-and-white photo shows Jawara dressed in a traditional tribal garment with "Baron" stamped on the back. Signed with a blue ball-point pen and accompanied by the original transmittal letter to a Canadian diplomat. Faint creasing, but still very good condition.
Comments: First leader of Gambia, serving as Prime Minister from 1962 to 1970 and then as President from 1970 to 1994. He was finally overthrown by a military coup d'etat in 1994 and went into political exile.Signed: Y
Book ID: 224908