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Sir Samuel Lewis

Sir Samuel Lewis


Sir Samuel Lewis (1843 – 1903) was a true Sierra Leonean pioneer. He was the first West African ever knighted and was the third Sierra Leonean to qualify as a barrister. Lewis was the first mayor of Freetown after the Freetown Municipal Council was established. 


Ballpoint Pen on Sierra Leonean textiles.

(A6) 105X149mm

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