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Literature on the History of West Africa
(former Gold Coast)
(former Dahomey)
First posted in April 2002, Last revised on May 9th 2012

Togo since Independence

Togo 1939-1960
Togo 1918-1939
Togo 1884-1918

Timeline : Togo since 1884
Historical Atlas, Togo Page

Students' Paper : Chang, HyeJin, Environmental History of West Africa (2012)
Students' Paper : Kim, Ji Yang, Demographic History of West Africa (2009)
Students' Papers : Kim, Jiwan, The European View of West Africa and Colonialism as expressed in Historic Encyclopedias (2009)

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Country Profiles from CIA World Factbook; BBC Country Profiles; World Desk Reference; Index Mundi, Nations Encyclopedia
Article : Togo, from Wikipedia
Country Profile : Togo, from ISS
Comite de l'Afrique française, Les Colonies allemandes d'Afrique d'après les rapports consulaires anglais 1916, Gallica
Links General from African Studies at UPenn; from Africa South of the Sahara at Stanford; from Library of Congress, Portals to the World; from BUBL
Category : Togo, from Wikipedia
on History Category : History of Togo, from Wikipedia
Historical Dictionaries
Timelines from timelines.ws; from BBC News
Accounts of History from Wikipedia
Politics Politics of Togo, from Wikipedia; Political Resources on the Net : Togo; For the Record : Togo, from UN Human Rights System
Governments on the WWW : Togo
Military Wars of Togo 1800-1999, from ACED
J. Morel, Calendrier des crimes de la France outre-mer, 2005 : 13 janvier 1963: Assassinat de Sylvanus Olympio, premier president elu (Togo)
Economy & Finances Entry Togo, from Global History of Currencies, by Bryan Taylor; Currency Boards and Dollarization by Kurt Schuler; click for Togo
Article Economy of Togo, from Wikipedia
Category : Economy of Togo, from Wikipedia
Ethnography Category Languages of Togo, from Wikipedia
Languages of Togo (42), from Ethnologue
Togo, from Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre
Togo : Ewe, Kabre, from Minorities at Risk
Art and Life in Africa : Togo
World Directory of Minorities and Indigenous Peoples : Togo
Religion Chronology of Catholic Dioceses : Togo, from Kirken i Norge
Category : Religion in Togo, from Wikipedia
History of Regions Regions of Togo, from www.statoids.com
Prefectures of Togo, from www.statoids.com
Local History List of Cities in Togo, from Wikipedia
History of Lome, from Wikipedia
Institutions Togo, from Airline History
Biographies Chinese Ambassadors to Togo, from PRC MOFA
African Women Bibliographic Database

Historical Data Lists of Statesmen from World Statesmen (B. Cahoon), from Rulers (B. Schemmel), from World Rulers (E. Schulz, illustrated); Political Leaders, from ZPC
Regnal Chronologies : West Africa, scroll down for Little Popo, Dagomba
Lists of Ambassadors
Statistical Data Responsible Institution Direction Generale de la Statistique et de la Comptabilite Nationale, Toigo
Population Figures from Population Statistics (Jan Lahmeyer)
Election Results from Psephos, since 1998; from IFES Election Guide, since 1998; from African Elections Database, since 1956
Documents Historical Newspapers Official Gazettes Deutsches Kolonialblatt 1890, 1891, 1899, 1900, 1901, 1902, 1903, 1904, IA; 1918, Univ. Frankfurt
Selected Articles
Modern Newspapers Newspapers and News Media : Togo, from ABYZ; from Online Newspapers, from World Newspapers (links)
Yearbooks International; Cameroon entries UN Yearbook Collection, 1946-2007
Conditions of Trust Territories in West Africa, UN Yearbook 1950, 1951, 1952, 1954, 1955, Conditions in Individual Trust Territories : Cameroons under British administration, Cameroons under French administration, UN Yearbook 1956, Conditions in Trust Territories : Togoland under French administration, UN Yearbook 1957, 1958, 1959
Staatskalender Deutscher Kolonialatlas mit Jahrbuch (German Colonial Atlas with Yearbook), Togo section, in English translation 1905 pp.6-9, 1906 pp.7-9, 1907 pp.7-10, 1908 pp.6-9, 1909 pp.9-13, 1910 pp.9-13, 1913 pp.15-18, 1914 pp.16-21, 1918 pp.12-14, posted on psm-data
Newsreels Search INA Video
Bibliotheque/Mediatheque pour un voyage dans l'Histoire recente par l'audiovisuel : videos et TV : Togo
Image Databanks Systematic Collections
Archives nationales d'outre-mer, Base Ulysse, image base (France)
Der Bildbestand der Deutschen Kolonialgesellschaft in der Universitätsbibliothek Frankfurt am Main Images du passe en Afrique de l'Ouest
Gallica, search for Togo, Images
Bundesarchiv, The Digital Picture Archives, Berlin
Systematic Collections
Histoire par l'image : Repr?entation d'un village togolais ?l'Exposition coloniale 1931
Accidental Collections
Universal Collections
Items on Togo
License Plates, from Francoplaque, from License Plates around the World
Airline Timetable Images : Togo
Archival Deposits
Constitutions, Laws List of Ratifications of International Labour Conventions by Togo, from ILO, 20 docs. since 1960
Document Surveys
Document Collections
Historical Maps responsible institutions Direction de la Cartographie Nationale et du Cadastre (DCNC) National Mapping Agencies in Africa
Direction general de la cartographie et du cadastre National Mapping Agencies in Africa
collections : West Africa Historical Map Archive : Historical Maps of West Africa
collections : Togo Togo Maps, PCL, UTexas
Atlas of Togo, Wikimedia Commons
David Rumsey Map Collection : Togo
West Africa, Modern
West Africa, Contemporary d'Anville, Carte de la Cote de Guinee, 1729, Gallica
H. Moll 1729 : West Africa, Urhobo Historical Society
Imago Mundi, Carte de l'Afrique occidentale française, Vidal de la Blache c.1910
West Africa 1914, from Heritage History
Humtec, AOF c. 1930s
AOF 1936
Missions protestantes en A.O.F., 1950, Carte d'implantation des differentes societes de missions protestante, 1952, DEFAP
Carte des fuseaux horaires de l'Afrique occidentale française 1912, Gallica
Carte zootechnique de l'Afrique occidentale française 1906, Gallica
Repartition approximative des peuplements naturels de caoutchouc (AOF) 1906, Gallica
AOF 1936, Wikipedia
Guinea (i.e. most of French West Africa) 1936, Probert Encyclopedia
Carte de Soudan Occidental 1893, 1894, Gallica
Togo, Modern Map : Brandenburg-Prussian Possessions in Africa, Traditionsverband
Ghana-Togo 1914, Ghana-Togo 1914-1919, Ghana-Togo 1922, Ghana-Togo 1922-1978, by J. de Salas Vara del Rey
Togo, Contemporary Bildarchiv, Univ. Frankfurt : Deutsches Kolonial-Lexikon 1920 : Togo, topographische Karte, Wirtschaftliche Grundlagen (production), Niederschläge (precipitation)
Deutsche Schutzgebiete, Togo 1912
Wikimedia Commons : Partition of Togo
J. Hansen, Dahomey & pays limitrophes 1892, Gallica
Detail, Modern
Detail, Contemporary Bildarchiv, Univ. Frankfurt : Deutsches Kolonial-Lexikon 1920 : Togo, Süd-Togo, Plan von Lome
U.S. Army Map Service, French West Africa 1:200,000, 1940-, PCL, UTexas
U.S. Army Map Service, West Africa 1:250,000, 1955-, PCL, UTexas
Carte de l'Afrique a l'echelle de 1:2 000 000. 25. Sokoto 1884, 25. Sokoto 1898, 33. Benin 1883, 33. Benin 1900, Gallica
Africa 1:2.000.000, U.S. Army Map Service, sheet 17 Lagos (1973), PCL, UTexas
Encyclopedia Entries
Secular Articles Togoland, from EB 1911
Article Togo, Lome, from Meyers Konversationslexikon 1885-1892, in German
Article Togo, Lome, from Brockhaus Konversationslexikon 1894-1896, in German
Economic Togoland p.349 in J. MacFarlane, Economic geography, c. 1910, GB
Institutions Archives
Musea Museums in Togo, from International Council of African Museums
Libraries National Libraries of Africa : Togo
Official Symbols Flags, Coats of Arms Flag, from FOTW; Coat of Arms, from International Civic Heraldry
National Anthem, posted by David's National Anthem Reference Page
Coins, Banknotes Banknotes of Kenya, from World Currency Museum
Togolese coins from World Coin Gallery
Stamps Rare Togo Stamps, from Sandafayre Stamp Gallery; Stamps Togo 1897-1915, from Stamps Catalogue 1840-1920 by Evert Klaseboer

Bibliographies general Search ISBN Database
on Togo survey of bibliographies
bibliographic database AfricaBib : Africana Periodical Literature, African Women, Women Travelers, Explorers and Missionaries to Africa
African Borderlands Research Network : Bibliography
U. Holtz, Ehemalige deutsche Kolonien. Vom Kolonialstatus zum wirtschaftlichen Partnerland Deutschlands ?, Bibliographie/Webliographie 2003
D. Köster, Bibliographie zur deutschen Kolonialgeschichte, Colonial Voyage
general bibliographies pp.301-390 in S. Decalo, Historical Dictionary of Togo, Lanham MD : Scarecrow 1996 [G]
annual bibliographies
specialist bibliographies
serial publications Ch. Links, Schlaglichter der Kolonialgeschichte, Studien zur Kolonialgeschichte
general bibliographies
Togo entries
J. Gay, Bibliographie des ouvrages relatifs a l'Afrique et a l'Arabie : catalogue methodique de tous les ouvrages français et des principaux en langues etrangeres traitant de la geographie, de l'histoire, du commerce, des lettres et des arts de l'Afrique et de l'Arabie 1875, in French, Gallica
Roots Institute, Bibliography of Published Primary Sources in African History (English Language)
Togo-Bibliographie, from Afrika-Handbuch, at Univ. of Vienna

Online Libraries general Google Books; Internet Archives; Gutenberg Library Online; HathiTrust; Gallica
International Boundary Studies
on Togo Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main, Universitätsbibliothek, Sammlungen, click : Kolonialbibliothek
Aluka, African Online Digital Library (AODL), African Digital Library (ADL)
General Accounts Encyclopaedia Britannica, 15th edition, Macropaedia, Vol.29, pp.909-912 Article Western Africa : Togo. KMLA Lib.Sign. R 032 B862h v.29
Specific Topics Hans Meyer, Die Eisenbahnen im Tropischen Afrika (The Railroads in Tropical Africa), Leipzig : Duncker & Humblot 1902, in German, posted by DTBSWS, chapter Togo, pp.37-41
Historical Dictionaries Samuel Decalo, Historical Dictionary of Togo, Lanham Md. : Scarecrow 1996 [G]

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