Primary Sources and Archival Collections: Cameroon – Cote d’Ivoire


Egerton, F. and Clement C. African majesty; a record of refuge at the court of the king of Bangangt in the French Cameroons. London : G. Routledge and Sons, 1938.
DT581.B3 F38

Cape Verde

Do PAIGC ao PAICV : documentos. 1981.
DT671.C28 D6 1981

História geral de Cabo Verde : corpo documental. Lisboa : Instituto de Investigação Cientí­fica, 1988-1990.
DT671.C265 h47 1988 (v. 1-2)

Lyall, Archibald. Black and white make brown : an account of a journey to the Cape Verde Islands and Portuguese Guinea. London : W. Heinemann, 1938.
DT671.C22 L93 1938

Saint-Lo, Alexis de. Relation du voyage du Cap-Verd. Paris : F. Targa, 1637.
Mugar Microfiche.


Archives du Tchad. Documents du Dépôt officiel d’archives de Fort-Lamy I. Fort-Lamy : Institut national tchadien pour les sciences humaines, 1968.
Mfiche Sahel CD018 (African Docs)

Congo (Brazzaville)

Brazza, Pierre Savorgnan de. Brazza explorateur; les traités Makoko, 1880-1882. Paris : Mouton, 1972.
DT546.2.A3 F66 no. 2

Castellani, Charles Jules. Les femmes au Congo. Paris : E. Flammarion, 1898.
Find it online:  or in print Les femmes au Congo,.

Colrat, de Montrozier, Raymond. Deux ans chez les anthropophages et les sultans du centre africain. Paris : Plon-Nourrit et Cie, 1902.
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Coquery-Vidrovitch, Catherine comp. Brazza et la prise de possession du Congo; la mission de l’ouest africain, 1883-1885. Paris : Mouton, 1969.
DT546.2.A3 F66 no. 3

Uzès, Jacques de Crussol, duc d’. Le voyage de mon fils au Congo .
Paris : Plon, Nourrit, 1894.
(Special Collections)

Vassal, Gabrielle M. Life in French Congo. London : T. F. Unwin, ltd., 1925.
DT546 F25

Congo, Democratic Republic (or Zaire, Belgian Congo)

Banning, Émile. Mémoires, politiques et diplomatiques comment fut fondé le Congo belge. Paris : La Renaissance du livre, 1927.
DT655 F27

Bateman, Charles Somerville Latrobe. The first ascent of the Kasaï: being some records of service under the Lone Star. New York : Mead & Co., 1889.
Find it online:  or in print The first ascent of the Kasaï: being some records of service under the Lone Star..

Bontinck, François. Aux origines de l’État indépendant du Congo, documents tirés d’archives américaines. Louvain, Nauwelaerte; Paris : B. Nauwelaerts, 1966.
DT655 F66

Lerman, Dragutin. Commissaire genéral Dragutin Lerman. 1863-1918. A contribution to the history of Central Africa. [Edited] by Aleksander Lopasic. Tervuren : Muse royal de l’Afrique centrale, 1971.
DT663.L47 A3 1971

Merolla, Girolama. A voyage to Congo, and several other countries chiefly in Southern Africk. By Father Jerom Merolla da Sorrento… in the year 1682. London : H. Lintot, J. Osborn, 1682.
DT645 .D00

Miller, Janet. Jungles preferred. Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1931.
DT646 .F31

Norden, Hermann. Fresh tracks in the Belgian Congo from the Uganda border to the mouth of the Congo. London : H. F. & G. Witherby, 1924.
DT646 F24

The organization of African unity and the Congo crisis, 1964-65; documents. Edited by Catherine Hoskyns. Dar-es-Salaam : Institute for Public Administration, 1969.
DT31 .C355 no. 1

Starr, Frederick. The truth about the Congo : the Chicago Tribune articles.
Chicago : Forbes & Co., 1907.
Find it online:  or in print The truth about the Congo; the Chicago tribune articles..

Strickland, Diana.Through the Belgian Congo. London : Hurst & Blackett, 1926.
DT646 F26

Tuckey, James Kingston. Narrative of an expedition to explore the river Zaire, usually called the Congo, in South Africa, in 1816, under the direction of Captain J. K. Tuckey, R.N. To which is added, The journal of Professor Smith; some general observations on the country and its inhabitants. London : J. Murray, 1818.
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Verner, Samuel Phillips. Pioneering in Central Africa.
Richmond : Presbyterian Committee of Publication, 1903.
Find it online:  or in print: Pioneering in Central Africa,.

Ward, Herbert. Five years with the Congo cannibals.
London : Chatto & Windus, 1891.
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Weeks, John. Among Congo cannibals: experiences, impressions and adventures during a thirty years’ sojourn amongst the Boloki and other Congo tribes, with a description of their curious habits, customs, religion, & laws.
Philadelphia : J.B. Lippincott, 1913.

Côte d’Ivoire

Cangah, Guy. La Côte d’Ivoire par les textes de l’aube de la colonisation à nos jours. Abidjan : Nouvelles Éditions Africaines, 1978.
DT545.5 .C35