1827 Finley Map of African States

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Click through the image for a high-resolution (2332×3000 px) version. It’s a reminder both of the colonial ‘discovery’ of Africa, and the significant ‘impossibility’ of vast swathes of that continent for Europeans.

In another time’s forgotten space, your eyes looked through your mother’s face…

1827 Finley Map of African States
1827 Finley Map of African States
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