The Resource Liberia and the U.S. : nation-building in Africa, 1918-1935

Liberia and the U.S. : nation-building in Africa, 1918-1935

Label
Liberia and the U.S. : nation-building in Africa, 1918-1935
Title
Liberia and the U.S.
Title remainder
nation-building in Africa, 1918-1935
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This archive serves as a companion to Liberia and the U.S.: Nation-Building in Africa, 1864-1918. It consists of correspondence and telegrams received and sent by American diplomats, as well as records of American citizens and companies with relations to Liberia. It carries the story from the end of First World War into the interwar period. Included here are documents on a variety of topics relating to economic and commercial affairs. Documentation covers the export of agricultural produce, such as coffee, palm oil, vegetable fibres, peat, and peat moss. Also included are details on quarantine restictions from varous U.S. agencies, such as the Department of Agriculture and the Department of Commerce; as well as records of advertising media in Africa, such as newspapers and trade publications in French and Portuguese. The archive also contains correspondences with the U.S. Department of Commerce from American companies exporting to Liberia; and details on the International Exposition of American Import Trade, held in August 1930; among various other papers of interest to historians of world trade and west Africa
Member of
Cataloging source
MIGCL
Index
no index present
LC call number
DT634
LC item number
. L532 1922
Literary form
non fiction
Location of originals duplicates
National Archives (U.S.)
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Archives unbound
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Liberia
  • Liberia
  • Liberia
  • Liberia
  • Liberia
  • United States
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Politics and government
  • Liberia
  • United States
Label
Liberia and the U.S. : nation-building in Africa, 1918-1935
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Date range of documents: 1922-1935. Although the title states that the earliest documents are from 1918, the earliest documents are from 1922
  • Reproduction of the originals from the U.S. National Archives
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
927954362
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (35,719 images)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)927954362
System details
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Label
Liberia and the U.S. : nation-building in Africa, 1918-1935
Publication
Note
  • Date range of documents: 1922-1935. Although the title states that the earliest documents are from 1918, the earliest documents are from 1922
  • Reproduction of the originals from the U.S. National Archives
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
927954362
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (35,719 images)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)927954362
System details
Image viwer requires Adobe Flash Player plugin version 10.0 or above

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