Images of the Gold Coast (West Africa), 1870-1890   

Castle St. George and the town of Elmina

Castle St. George and the town of Elmina Object Name: Castle St. George and the town of Elmina
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Code: 0002 4058
Category: Castle St. George and the town of Elmina

The castle of St. George d'Elmina, from 1637 to 1872 headquarters of the Netherlands Possessions on the Coast of Guinea. The photo's in the collection show the castle from the West, the East, and the North. The middle picture shows the main entrance with drawbridge and main buildings.