Officials of French West Africa
to the end of World War II

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Undersecretary of State for Colonies, 1881-1893

SOURCE: Stephen H. Roberts, The History of French Colonial Policy, 1870-1925 (Hamden, Connecticut: Archon Books, 1963), 683.

FORMAT: Date appointed (Year/Mo/Da), name

Minister of Colonies, 1894-1920

SOURCE: Stephen H. Roberts, The History of French Colonial Policy, 1870-1925 (Hamden, Connecticut: Archon Books, 1963), 683-4.

FORMAT: Date appointed (Year/Mo/Da), name

Governor General of French West Africa, 1895-1946

SOURCE: Joseph Roger de Benoist, "Les relations entre l'administration coloniale et les missions Catholiques au Soudan Français et Haute Volta de 1885 à 1945" (Paris, PhD dissertation, 1985), 785.

FORMAT: Starting date (Year/Mo/Da), name, title (p.i. = par interim; i.e. "acting governor general")

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Governor of French Soudan, 1884- 1946

SOURCE: Joseph Roger de Benoist, "Les relations entre l'administration coloniale et les missions Catholiques au Soudan Français et Haute Volta de 1885 à 1945" (Paris, PhD dissertation, 1985), 787-8.

FORMAT: Starting date (Year/Mo/Da), name, title (p.i. = par interim; i.e. "acting governor")

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Director of the Dakar-Niger Railroad, 1900-1947

SOURCE: various archival documents

FORMAT: Starting date (Year/Mo/Da), name, title (p.i. = par interim; i.e. "acting director")


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