Hugo Bernatzik’s The Dark Continent (1931)

Banjom Chief Cameroon Bernatzik THe Dark Continent

 

Thanks to the efforts of the New York Public Library, you can now browse Hugo Bernatzik‘s The Dark Continent (published in 1931) online here. It features tons of beautiful field-photos; above a Bandjom chief in North West Cameroon, below the wife of a Mangbetu chief.

 

wife of a Mangbetu chief bernatzik the dark continent 1931