The Hoover Library holds an extensive collection of government documents for the colonial period as well as some significant archival collections and other published materials from French Colonial Africa. Coverage also includes Madagascar, Comoros, Mauritius, and Réunion in the Indian Ocean.
Research materials for Welch’s book, Dream of Unity (1966)
US diplomat; consul, Dakar, Senegal, 1949–51
Materials relating to Free French military in World War II
Duignan, Peter. Guide to Research and Reference Works on Sub-Saharan Africa. Stanford, Calif., Hoover Institution Press, 1972. (Annotated guide based on the holdings of the Hoover Institution.)
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