Wall charts, history and European Identity

EU Culture Programme; Education and Culture DG

From German East Africa. Landscape around the Kilimanjaro

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Series:

A. Lehmann's geogr. Charakterbilder

Timeframe:

Langes 19. Jahrhundert

Scene of action:

Moschi at the Kilimanjaro

Illustrator:

unknown

Publisher:

Wachsmuth, F. E., Leipzig

Year of publication:

1911

Themes:

Trade    European history   

The picture shows a village in the former German colony respectively the German protectorate German East Africa (1885-1918). At the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro you can see fertile forests and a village. The German military station “Moschi” is depicted behind the village with its thatched huts.