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Centre Edmond Fortier
Title: Centre Edmond Fortier
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Creator: Centre Edmond Fortier
Abstract: Homepage about the French photographer and postcard publisher Edmond Fortier (1862-1928) who settled in Dakar as from 1900 and who then probably was one of the most famous and of the first photographers in former French West Africa (AOF territory). The site shows many of his pictures from different francophone West African countries shortly after 1900.
Also look for the book: David, Philippe, 1987: Inventaire général des cartes postales Fortier. [editors ilissAfrica]
Keywords: French West Africa (AOF); Senegal; photo archive; Mali; Guinea; Benin
Countries: Western Africa. General Resources;
Subject areas: Information & Media » Libraries, Archives, Museums;
Culture & Arts » Generalities;
History & Geography » History since 1850
Resource type: Archives, Centres for Information and Documentation;
Collections of historical Sources;
Collections of Illustrations (Fotographies, Paintings, Charts)
Language: English; French; Dutch
Notice: ACHTUNG: Die Verlinkungen der Seiten untereinander ist etwas kompliziert.CAUTION: The linkage between the differents pages is a little bit complicated.ATTENTION: L'enchaînement des pages est un peu compliqué.
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