French West Africa 1947 engraved by Serres. Cameroun became independent in 1960.
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Classroom entry,  Kaolack, Senegal (West Africa)  Architect: Patrick Dujarric  Client: Mission Française de Coopération et d'Action Culturelle  Completed: 1994

Classroom entry, Kaolack, Senegal (West Africa) Architect: Patrick Dujarric Client: Mission Française de Coopération et d'Action Culturelle Completed: 1994

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Many street vendors set up stands along highways or in marketplaces to sell their products.  In West Africa, BREAD STANDS are a common sight. There are quite a number of breads available in West Africa. TAPALAPA is a baguette-style bread is sold in loaves.  It is made from a mixture of wheat and millet flour, maize flour, and cowpea (niébé) flour. SENFUR (or sen fur) is very similar to the taste and texture of a baguette, though shorter and a bit less crunchy than the French bread. PAIN AU…

Many street vendors set up stands along highways or in marketplaces to sell their products. In West Africa, BREAD STANDS are a common sight. There are quite a number of breads available in West Africa. TAPALAPA is a baguette-style bread is sold in loaves. It is made from a mixture of wheat and millet flour, maize flour, and cowpea (niébé) flour. SENFUR (or sen fur) is very similar to the taste and texture of a baguette, though shorter and a bit less crunchy than the French bread. PAIN AU…

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Africa | Sara tribal scarification. French West Africa (A.O.F. ~ Afrique occidentale française) || Scanned photographic postcard, dated 1953

Africa | Sara tribal scarification. French West Africa (A.O.F. ~ Afrique occidentale française) || Scanned photographic postcard, dated 1953

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Giant Pangolin, 1955, engraved by René Cottet, issued for use in French West Africa

Giant Pangolin, 1955, engraved by René Cottet, issued for use in French West Africa

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