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My visit to Togoland, Gold Coast, West Africa

by Theophil H. Twente

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Published by The Board of International Missions of the Evangelical and Reformed Church, Inc. in Philadelphia, Penn. [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Evangelical and Reformed Church,
  • Missions

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    Statementby Theophil H. Twente
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p.
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26546653M
    OCLC/WorldCa19567109

    Answer: The western coast of Africa has long been known by the nickname of Salt Coast. Explanation: The west coast of Africa was a big producer of Salt in one of its areas and it was not the only big production there, they also produced big quantities of gold, the merchants exchange gold for salt in Ghana, this lands gain the name of the thing they were rich of, being this a very good plays. On 17 August , my attention was drawn to a news article published in the Daily Graphic, which inter alia, mentioned a group known as The Homeland Study Group Foundation (HSGF) based in Ho in the Volta Region of Ghana “agitating for the restoration of so called Western Togoland as a state to declare independence for Western Togoland on 9.

    The country lies on the bulge of West Africa, bounded on the west by Liberia and Guinea, and on the east by Ghana. To the north are the landlocked countries of Upper Volta and Mali. Ivory Coast has about , square miles (, km 2) of land area, some 15 times as large as El Salvador in area. It is roughly the size of the state of New. Togoland (tō`gōlănd') or Togo (tō`gō), historic region (c, sq mi/86, sq km), W Africa, bordering on the Gulf of Guinea in the western section of Togoland is now part of Ghana Ghana, officially Republic of Ghana, republic ( est. pop. 27,,), 92, sq mi (, sq km), W Africa, on the Gulf of Guinea, an arm of the Atlantic Ocean.

    ix. FOREWORD. In the beginning, when I first went out to West Africa, it had never entered into my head for a single instant that my experiences there might form the subject of a book. But I fell into the habit of keeping a diary of my journeyings, and afterwards many of my friends, as also other people in a position to judge, seemed to think it almost a pity that the adventures and. TALES TOLD IN TOGOLAND by Cardinall A W and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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My visit to Togoland, Gold Coast, West Africa by Theophil H. Twente Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Togoland Campaign (9–26 August ) was a French and British invasion of the German colony of Togoland in west Africa, which began the West African Campaign of the First World colonial forces withdrew from the capital Lomé and the coastal province, to fight delaying actions on the route north to Kamina, where the Kamina Funkstation (wireless transmitter) linked the Location: German Togoland, (modern Togo and.

The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Ewe-Speaking People of Togoland and the Gold Coast: Western Africa Part VI by Madeline Manoukian at Barnes & Noble.

Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Gold Coast you for your : $ British Togoland, officially the Mandate Territory of Togoland and later officially the Trust Territory of Togoland, was a territory in West Africa, under the administration of the United Kingdom, which subsequently entered into union with Ghana, part becoming its Volta was effectively formed in by the splitting of the German protectorate of Togoland into two territories, French Capital: Ho.

Togoland, former German protectorate, western Africa, now divided between the Republics of Togo and Ghana. Togoland cove square miles (90, square km) between the British Gold Coast colony to the west and French Dahomey to the east.

Inhabited by a mixture of Ewe and other peoples, it became a political unit inwhen, in the European scramble for overseas territories, German. The election returned the CPP to power with 71 of the seats in the Legislative Assembly.

Ghana became an independent state on March 6,when the United Kingdom relinquished its control over the Colony of the Gold Coast and Ashanti, the Northern.

West Africa or Western Africa is the westernmost region of United Nations defines Western Africa as the 16 countries of Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo, as well as the United Kingdom Overseas Territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da : 5, km² (1, sq mi) (7th).

On 17 Augustmy attention was drawn to a news article published in the Daily Graphic, which inter alia, mentioned a group known as The Homeland Study Group Foundation (HSGF) based in Ho in the Volta Region of Ghana “agitating for the restoration of so called Western Togoland as a state to declare independence for Western Togoland on 9 May ”[1] According to the leader of.

About this Item:1st Ed., xxv+pp., 43 photos., 15 fldg. maps (including 10 in end-pocket). VG in dw. HMSO. Suppression of the German colonies in West Africa.

Togoland was a self-sufficient German colony but was largely undefended & swiftly despatched by the Gold Coast Regiment of the West African Frontier Force in the first campaign of the war, falling on 26/8/ References to classic works on Gold Coast philately are in the Bibliography of Sacher et al.

(), cited below. This book also lists major Gold Coast auctions up to about Useful Gold Coast references over many years are publications in CAMEO, the Journal of the West Africa Study Circle. Visit WASC website for an Index. About this Item: O.U.P. (), 7+ pages: traditional tales (of gods, pixies, Anansi, etc.) told to the author by peasants and hunters in various parts of Togo along with the mythical and traditional history of the DAGOMBA by E F Tamakloe; hardback, vg+ vg dw SCARCE in dw west africa togo togoland gold coast dagomba tribe togolese folk tales tribal lore folk talestraditonal.

Togoland synonyms, Togoland pronunciation, Togoland translation, English dictionary definition of Togoland. A historical region of western Africa including modern Togo and parts of Ghana.

A German protectorate afterthe area was divided between Britain and. About this Item:1st Ed., xxv+pp., 43 photos., 15 fldg. maps. HMSO. Suppression of the German colonies in West Africa. Togoland was a self-sufficient German colony but was largely undefended & swiftly despatched by the Gold Coast Regiment of the West African Frontier Force in the first campaign of the war, falling on 26/8/ British Togoland was administered from the neighbouring colony of Gold Coast.

In fact, after a plebiscite, British Togoland was amalgamated with the Gold Coast colony at Independence in West Africa Flag Map of British Togoland: National Archive Togoland Images: Further Reading.

Overall, my seven days traversing Africa’s own ‘West Coast’ was most remarkable and fun filled. My Ghana tour guard in particular was a bomb.

Solomon is indeed a wonderful, young man. So also is Dr Donaldson, the Personal Assistant to President J. Rawlings. He is the epitome of a. Basel Mission Archives mission 21 Missionsstrasse 21 CH Basel Switzerland Tel.

+41 61 Fax: +41 61 Email: [email protected] While the Western Togoland went into slavery Union with Gold Coast now Ghana. What has happened during the Creation of Oti Region, without allowing all the Citizens of the Land to Vote, the same thing happened during in due to bias, selfish and greediness of late Nkrumah and Gbedemah.5/5(2).

Full text of "A history of the Gold Coast of West Africa" See other formats. (17) Samuel Wood, son of a prosperous Cape Coast merchant, a staunch and active member of the Aborigines' Rights Protection Society (formed in ) and served as the secretary of the National Congress of British West Africa, the first pan-African organisation on the Anglophone West Coast formed inalso by the Western-educated elite.

In view of the serious consequences of infestation by Sahlbergella singularis, Hagl., and Distantiella (S.) theobroma, Dist., on cacao in the Gold Coast [R.A.E., A 32 ], a survey was made between December and March in French Togo, Dahomey, Nigeria and the Cameroons to assess the incidence of these and related species on cacao and indigenous : H.

Box. What happened next to western Togoland Independent with the UNPO watch the next video coming soon. - Explore gyname's board "Lome", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about West africa, Africa and West african countries pins.Togoland is Number in a series of more than studies produced by the section, most of which were published after the conclusion of the Paris Peace Conference.

Located on the Gulf of Guinea in West Africa, Togoland was a German protectorate during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.British Togoland, officially the Mandate Territory of Togoland and later officially the Trust Territory of Togoland, was a territory in West Africa, under the administration of the United was effectively formed in by the splitting of the German protectorate of Togoland into two territories, French Togoland and British Togoland, during the First World War.