Women in Kenya Harvest Coffee Beans Ca. 1940s

Women in Kenya Harvest Coffee Beans Ca. 1940s

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While coffee is indigenous to Africa, wide-scale cultivation of the crop did not occur until the late 19th century, when European colonial governments began exporting it in an effort to raise money for their colonies. Coffee production in Kenya increased rapidly after World War II, and today, Africa produces nearly 20 percent of the world's coffee.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : , WPA Film Library, , [1940]
Copyright Date: ©1940
Characteristics: video file,rda
1 online resource (1 video file (2 min., 16 sec.)) : sound
Additional Contributors: WPA Film Library
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