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Kilimanjaro, Tanganyika (Tanzania), 1950s

Kilimanjaro, Tanganyika (Tanzania), 1950s

AN original vintage poster from the 1950s featuring elephants with Mount Kilimanjaro in the background and encouraging travel to Tanganyika, then a British colony and now Tanzania, in east Africa.     

Size 100cm x 62cm

Condition  Good. The poster has been stored folded and there is minor foxing near bottom. If you would like to know more please get in touch

Background  Kilimanjaro (5,895m) is the highest mountain in Africa and has long been a destination for climbers. The poster also promotes hunting. Tanganyika gained independence from the United Kingdom in 1961 and became Tanzania three years later after union with Zanzibar. 

Artist Kinsey

Printer  Storey Evans, Yorkshire, England

Publisher AFTOUR: African Regional Tourist Conference

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