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ElMina in the 20th Century

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A 2 storey horse-powered chariot arriving at ElMina (1910).

The Tripoli Harbour (ElMina).

The storage-houses at the Tripoli Harbour (ElMina).

Khan alTamathili and the Customs building receiving a camel caravan.

The Tripoli Harbour (ElMina). Collection Wolf-Dieter Lemke (1911).

Building the anchorage of ElMina (1923).

Building the anchorage of ElMina (1923).

ElMina early in the 20th Century.

Protests against the French occupation in ElMina (1920s).

The Deguys Mosque and the wall of the Diwan tower/palace. These two monuments were destroyed in 1958. On the right side, is the minaret of the Kabir Ali Mosque.

The Bawwabeh District in ElMina. In the photo are two tram wagons: The first is for summer the other for winter (1950s).

The Tripoli Harbour (ElMina; 1950s).

The Tripoli Harbour (ElMina; 1950s).

A Rare Aerial Photo of ElMina. The harbour isthe upper right side of the photo. Notice the islands in the background (1950s).

Boulevard ElMina, Tripoli (1960s).

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