European Colonialism in the Early 20th Century: GermanColonies to League of Nations Mandates in Africa 1910-1929

European Colonialism in the Early 20th Century: GermanColonies to League of Nations Mandates in Africa 1910-1929

German colonial aspirations in Africa ended with the end of the First World War. British and French Army forces seized German colonies in Africa andBritish naval forces occupied the German port facilities. The Treaty of Versailles legitimized and officially mandated the former German colonies toBritish and French colonial authorities. This collection comprises correspondence, studies and reports, cables, maps, and other kinds of documentsrelated to U.S. consular activities. U.S. Consulates were listening posts reporting on the activities of the German colonial governments and later themandate authorities, and the activities of the native peoples.

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