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Title:John Ainsworth and the making of Kenya
Author:Maxon, Robert M.ISNI
City of publisher:Lanham, MD
Publisher:University Press of America
ISBN:0819111554; 0819111562
Geographic term:Kenya
Subjects:colonial administrators
biographies (form)
About person:John Dawson@Ainsworth*1864-1946*
Abstract:Describes the career of John Ainsworth (1864-1946) who in 1889 went out to Kenya as a servant of the Imperial British East Africa Company. He then became an administrator in the Colonial Service and from 1917 until his retirement in 1920 he was Military Commissioner for Labour, Adviser on Native Affairs, and Chief Native Commissioner.