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Colonial states and African societies: Gambia

Resources for the study of African colonial history including Belgian, British, and French colonial history.



Gambia publications [microform] : from the David P. Gamble collection
Hoover Library. 6 reels
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Gambia under colonial rule, in government reports, 1881-1966 [2014]
East Ardsley, Wakefield, United Kingdom : Microform Academic Publishers

  • Online Gambia departmental annual reports on Administration (includes Native Affairs), Finance, Judicial and Police, Natural Resources, Social Services (includes education, health, labor), Transport and Public Works, Communications and Post Office Savings, Population and Climate (includes censuses, weather, staff lists), You can download an online guide to the microfilm edition by D. C. Dorward.
  • The Center for Research Libraries has these annual reports on microfilm. Stanford researchers please borrow through Interlibrary Loan.
     Description:    31 microfilm reels


The Center for Research Libraries (Chicago) has many Gambia publications in microfrom available for loan to Stanford users.