Amerikani Clothing in Zanzibar
Zanzibar women boarding a boat, wearing Amerikani cloth
Zanzibar Women wearing garments made from Amerikani cloth, some dyed.
Men wearing Merikani winda
Men in East Africa, some wearing Merikani cloth
Early hand-printed Amerikani garments
One girl wearing Amerikani the other a Kanga
1. From this book there is this information:
2. From Historian, Professor Laura Fair.
Excellent historical research article at: http://www.scribd.com/doc/51821144/DRESSING-UP-CLOTHING-CLASS-AND-GENDER-IN-POST-ABOLITION-ZANZIBAR-LAURA-FAIR
3. From Henry Stanley in How I Found Livingstone.
3.1 Stanley, Henry M. How I Found Livingstone; travels, adventures, and discoveries in Central Africa. 1902, Dover Publications. ISBN 0486419533
4. From a Dar es Salam school text book: Art and design for forms 1 and 2 by Digolo, Obonyo Ochieng and Orchardson-Mazrui, Elizabeth C.
Published by: Heinemann Kenya Kenya Ltd., Nairobi 1988.