Creolizing Currents: Bambara

Bambara Lands, 1827
Philippe Vandermaelen, "Bambara, Afrique 20," Atlas universel de geographie physique, politique, statistique et mineralogique. (Brussels: Ph. Vandermaelen, 1827).

The lands of the Bambara in West Africa, during the French Colonial period.

New Orleans from the West Bank, 1726
Jean Pierre Lassus, "Veüe et Perspective de la Nouvelle Orléans." Archives Nationales d'Outre-mer.

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