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Independent & Semi-Independent Polities


EGYPT
UNO Member
Kingdom of EGYPT  (Cairo a + Alexandria r)Al-Mamlakah al-MISRIYYAH – المملكة المصرية (ar)  (Al-Qahirah + Alexandria) King Farouk I
ETHIOPIA
UNO Member
Imperial State of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)Niguše Negešiti Menigišitī ze ĪTIYOP´IYA : ንጉሠ ነገሥት መንግሥቲ ዘ ኢትዮጵያ (ti) + Al-Ambratwryt al-´ITHYUBIA : الامبراطورية الاثيوبية (ar)  (Addis Abeba) Emperor Ras Tafari Haile Selassie I
HOGGAR
De facto Semi-Independent
KEL AHAGGAR Tuareg Confederation [under French Suzerainty]  (Abalessa)Confédération touarègue du HOGGAR (fr) + Kel UHAGGAR : ⴽⴻⵍ ⴰⵃⴰⴳⴳⴰⵔ (thv)  (Abalessa) Amenokal Meslar ag Amayas
LIBERIA
UNO Member
Republic of LIBERIA  (Monrovia)Republic of LIBERIA (en)  (Monrovia) President William Tubman
MOROCCO
De facto Semi-Independent
Sharifi Empire of MOROCCO [French and Spanish Protectorates]  (Rabat a)Ad-Dawlat al-MAGHRIBIYA ash-Sharifa : الدولة المغربية الشريفة (ar) + Empire chérifien du MAROC (fr) + Protectorados de MARRUECOS (es)  (Rabat) Sultan Muhammad V
SOUTH AFRICA
UNO Member
South African Union : UNION OF SOUTH AFRICA  (Pretoria ae + Cape Town l)Unie van SUID-AFRIKA (af) + Union of SOUTH AFRICA (en)  (Pretoria + Kaapstad) King George VI
TANGIER
De facto Semi-Independent
TANGIER International Zone  (Tangier)TANGIER International Zone (en) + Zona Internacional de TÁNGER (es) + Zone internationale de TANGER (fr) + Mintaqah TANJA ad-Duwaliyya : منطقة طنجة الدولية (ar)  (Tanger) Sultan Muhammad V
TUNISIA
De facto Semi-Independent
TUNISIAN Regency [French Protectorate of the Tunisian Beylicate]  (Tunis)Protectorat français de TUNISIE (fr) + Al-Ḥimāyah al-Fransiyyah fī TŪNIS : الحماية الفرنسية في تونس (ar)  (Tunis) Muhammad VIII Al-Amin Bey
ZANZIBAR
De facto Semi-Independent
Sultanate of ZANZIBAR [British Protectorate]  (Zanzibar Stone Town)Sultanate of ZANZIBAR (en) + Sultanat wa ZANZIBAR (sw) + Sultanat ZANZIBAR : سلطنة زنجبار (ar)  (Zanzibar Stone Town) Sultan Sidi Khalifa II bin Kharub

9 Polities (4 members of the International Community)


Rebel Entities & Governments in Exile


ITALIAN EASTERN AFRICA
Exile
Viceroyalty of ITALIAN EASTERN AFRICA [Nominal Existence]  (Rome)Vicereame dell´AFRICA ORIENTALE ITALIANA (it)  (Roma) King Victor Emmanuel III
PAN-AFRICA
Exile
PAN-AFRICAN Federation  (Manchester)PAN-AFRICAN Federation (en)  (Manchester) Jomo Kenyatta

2 Rebel Entities


Protectorates & Mandates


BRITISH CAMEROONS
BRITISH CAMEROONS Territory [League of Nations Mandate administered from Nigeria]  (Buea)League of Nations Mandate of BRITISH CAMEROONS (en)  (Buea)
BRITISH SOMALILAND
British Military Governorate of BRITISH SOMALILAND [British Protectorate]  (Hargeisa)BRITISH SOMALILAND Military Governorate (en)  (Hargeisa)
BRITISH TOGOLAND
Administration of BRITISH TOGOLAND [League of Nations Mandate administered from Gold Coast]  (Ho)Administration of BRITISH TOGOLAND (en)  (Ho)
CYRENAICA
British Protectorate of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)British Protectorate of CYRENAICA (en) + Mahmaah-i Bratanih al-BARIQAH : محمية بريطانية من برقة (ar)  (Benghazi)
EGYPT
UNO Member
Kingdom of EGYPT  (Cairo a + Alexandria r)Al-Mamlakah al-MISRIYYAH – المملكة المصرية (ar)  (Al-Qahirah + Alexandria)
ERITREA
British Military Administration of ERITREA [British Protectorate]  (Asmara)British Military Administration of ERITREA (en)  (Asmara)
FEZZAN-GHADAMES
French Military Territory of FEZZAN-GHADAMES [French Protectorate]  (Sabha)Territoire militaire français du FEZZAN-GHADAMÈS (fr)  (Sebha)
FRENCH CAMEROON
Autonomous Territory of FRENCH CAMEROON [League of Nations Mandate under French Administration]  (Duala)Territoire autonome du CAMEROUN (fr)  (Douala)
FRENCH MOROCCO
French Protectorate in the Sharifi Empire of MOROCCO  (Rabat)Protectorat français dans l´Empire chérifien : Protectorat français au MAROC (fr) + Himaïet Fransa fi el-MAGHREB : حماية فرنسا للمغرب (ar)  (Rabat)
FRENCH TOGO
FRENCH TOGO Territory  (Lome)Territoire du TOGO FRANÇAIS (fr)  (Lomé)
GAMBIA
GAMBIA Colony and Protectorate  (Bathurst)GAMBIA Colony and Protectorate (en)  (Bathurst)
HOGGAR
De facto Semi-Independent
KEL AHAGGAR Tuareg Confederation [under French Suzerainty]  (Abalessa)Confédération touarègue du HOGGAR (fr) + Kel UHAGGAR : ⴽⴻⵍ ⴰⵃⴰⴳⴳⴰⵔ (thv)  (Abalessa)
KENYA
Colony and Protectorate of KENYA  (Nairobi)Colony of Kenya and Protectorate of KENYA (en)  (Nairobi)
KENYA COAST
KENYA Protectorate [Coastal Domains of Zanzibar]  (Mombasa)KENYA Protectorate (en)  (Mombasa)
MOROCCO
De facto Semi-Independent
Sharifi Empire of MOROCCO [French and Spanish Protectorates]  (Rabat a)Ad-Dawlat al-MAGHRIBIYA ash-Sharifa : الدولة المغربية الشريفة (ar) + Empire chérifien du MAROC (fr) + Protectorados de MARRUECOS (es)  (Rabat)
NIGERIA
Colony and Protectorate of NIGERIA  (Lagos a)Colony and Protectorate of NIGERIA (en)  (Lagos)
NORTHERN RHODESIA
British Protectorate of NORTHERN RHODESIA  (Lusaka)British Protectorate of NORTHERN RHODESIA (en)  (Lusaka)
NYASALAND
NYASALAND Protectorate  (Zomba)NYASALAND Protectorate (en)  (Zomba)
RUANDA-URUNDI
Province of RUANDA-URUNDI [League of Nations Mandate administered from Belgian Congo]  (Usumbura)Province du RUANDA-URUNDI (fr) + Provincie ROEANDA-OEROENDI (nl)  (Usumbura)
SIERRA LEONE
SIERRA LEONE Colony and Protectorate  (Freetown)SIERRA LEONE Colony and Protectorate (en)  (Freetown)
SOUTH WEST AFRICA
Mandate of South West Africa : SWA [League of Nations Mandate under South African administration]  (Windhoek)Mandaat van SUIDWES-AFRIKA (af) + Mandate of SOUTH WEST AFRICA (en) + Mandaatgebied van ZUIDWEST-AFRIKA (nl) + Mandatsgebiet SÜDWESTAFRIKA (de)  (Windhoek)
SPANISH MOROCCO
Spanish High Commission in MOROCCO [Spanish Protectorate of Morocco]  (Tetuan)Alto Comisionado español en Marruecos : Protectorado español de MARRUECOS (es)  (Tetuán)
TANGANYIKA
TANGANYIKA Territory [League of Nations Mandate under British administration]  (Daressalam)TANGANYIKA Territory (en)  (Daressalam)
TANGIER
De facto Semi-Independent
TANGIER International Zone  (Tangier)TANGIER International Zone (en) + Zona Internacional de TÁNGER (es) + Zone internationale de TANGER (fr) + Mintaqah TANJA ad-Duwaliyya : منطقة طنجة الدولية (ar)  (Tanger)
TRIPOLITANIA
British Administration of TRIPOLITANIA [British Protectorate]  (Tripoli)British Administration of TRIPOLITANIA (en) + Al-Adarhal Braitanih man TARĀBULUS : الإدارة البريطانية من طرابلس (ar)  (Tripoli)
TUNISIA
De facto Semi-Independent
TUNISIAN Regency [French Protectorate of the Tunisian Beylicate]  (Tunis)Protectorat français de TUNISIE (fr) + Al-Ḥimāyah al-Fransiyyah fī TŪNIS : الحماية الفرنسية في تونس (ar)  (Tunis)
ZANZIBAR
De facto Semi-Independent
Sultanate of ZANZIBAR [British Protectorate]  (Zanzibar Stone Town)Sultanate of ZANZIBAR (en) + Sultanat wa ZANZIBAR (sw) + Sultanat ZANZIBAR : سلطنة زنجبار (ar)  (Zanzibar Stone Town)

27 Protected Entities


Federated & Regionalised Polities


ANGRA
Autonomous District of ANGRA DO HEROISMO [Central Azores Group]  (Angra)Distrito Autónomo de ANGRA DO HEROÍSMO (pt)  (Angra do Heroísmo)
BASUTOLAND
Federated
Colony of BASUTOLAND [British Residency Commission for Basutoland]  (Maseru)Colony of BASUTOLAND : British Residency Commission for Basutoland (en)  (Maseru)
BECHUANALAND
Federated
British Protectorate of BECHUANALAND  ((Mafeking))BECHUANALAND Protectorate (en)  ((Mafeking))
BLUE NILE
Federated
BLUE NILE Province : Blue Nile Directorate  (Wad Medani)Mudiriyah AN-NIL AL-AZRAQ : مديرية النيل الأزرق (ar) + Mudirate of BLUE NILE (en)  (Wad Medani)
BRITISH GAMBIA
BRITISH GAMBIA Colony  (Bathurst)BRITISH GAMBIA Colony (en)  (Bathurst)
BRITISH SIERRA LEONE
SIERRA LEONE Protectorate  ((Freetown))SIERRA LEONE Protectorate (en)  ((Freetown))
CAPE OF GOOD HOPE
Federated
CAPE OF GOOD HOPE Province  (Cape Town)CAPE OF GOOD HOPE Province (en) + KAAPprovinsie (af)  (Kaapstad)
CEUTA
Comandment of CEUTA  (Ceuta)Comandáncia de CEUTA (es)  (Ceuta)
CHAD
Federated
Territory of CHAD  (Fort Lamy)Territoire du TCHAD (fr)  (Fort Lamy)
CONTINENTAL GUINEA
District of CONTINENTAL GUINEA [Rio Muni District]  (Bata)Distrito de GUINEA CONTINENTAL (es)  (Bata)
DAHOMEY
Federated
DAHOMEY Colony  (Porto Novo [a])Colonie du DAHOMEY (fr)  (Porto Novo)
DARFUR
Federated
DARFUR Province : Directorate of Darfur  (El Fasher)Mudiriyah DAR FUR : دار فور‎ مديرية‎ (ar) + Mudirate of DAR-FUR (en)  (El Fashir)
EASTERN NIGERIA
Federated
EASTERN Region of Nigeria  (Enugu)EASTERN Region of Nigeria (en)  (Enugu)
FERNANDO POO
District of FERNANDO POO  (Santa Isabel)Distrito de FERNANDO PÓO (es)  (Santa Isabel)
FREETOWN
SIERRA LEONE Colony  (Freetown)SIERRA LEONE Colony (en)  (Freetown)
FRENCH GUINEA
Federated
FRENCH GUINEA Colony  (Conakry)Colonie de GUINÉE FRANÇAISE (fr)  (Conakry)
FRENCH SUDAN
Federated
FRENCH SUDAN Colony  (Bamako)Colonie du SOUDAN FRANÇAIS (fr)  (Bamako)
FUNCHAL
FUNCHAL District [Madeira]  (Funchal)Distrito do FUNCHAL (pt)  (Funchal)
GABON
Federated
GABON Territory  (Libreville)Territoire du GABON (fr)  (Libreville)
GEZEIRA
Federated
GEZEIRA Province : Gezira Directorate  (Wad Medani)Mudiriyah AL-GAZIRA : مديرية الجزيرة (ar) + Mudirate of EL GEZIRA (en)  (Wad Medani)
HORTA
Autonomous District of HORTA [Western Azores Group]  (Horta)Distrito Autónomo da HORTA (pt)  (Horta)
INNER GAMBIA
GAMBIA Protectorate  (Brikama)GAMBIA Protectorate (en)  (Brikama)
IVORY COAST
Federated
French Colony of the IVORY COAST  (Abidjan [a])Colonie française de CÔTE D´IVOIRE (fr)  (Abidjan)
KASSALA
Federated
KASSALA Province : Kassala Directorate  (Kassala)Mudiriyah KASSALA : مديرية كسلا (ar) + Mudirate of KASSALA (en)  (Kassala)
KHARTOUM
Federated
KHARTOUM Province : Directorate of Khartoum  (Khartoum)Mudiriyah AL-KHARTUM : مديرية الخرطوم (ar) + Mudirate of KHARTOUM (en)  (Khartoum)
KORDOFAN
Federated
KORDOFAN Province : Kordofan Directorate  (El Obeid)Mudiriyah KURDUFAN : مديرية كردفان (ar) + Mudirate of KORDOFAN (en)  (El Obeid)
MAURITANIA
Federated
French Colony of MAURITANIA  ((Saint Louis of Senegal))Colonie française de MAURITANIE (fr)  ((Saint-Louis du Sénégal))
MELILLA
Comandment of MELILLA  (Melilla)Comandáncia de MELILLA (es)  (Melilla)
MIDDLE CONGO
Federated
MIDDLE CONGO Territory  (Brazzaville [a])Territoire du MOYEN-CONGO (fr)  (Brazzaville)
NATAL
Federated
NATAL Province  (Pietermaritzburg)Province of NATAL (en) + Provinsie NATAL (af)  (Pietermaritzburg)
NIGER
Federated
French Colony of the NIGER  (Niamey)Colonie du NIGER (fr)  (Niamey)
NORTHERN MOROCCO
Spanish Northern Protectorate of Morocco : NORTHERN MOROCCO  (Tetuan)Protectorado español de MARRUECOS (es)  (Tetuán)
NORTHERN NIGERIA
Federated
NORTHERN Region of Nigeria  (Kaduna)NORTHERN Region of Nigeria (en)  (Kaduna)
NORTHERN SUDAN
Federated
NORTHERN Province : Northern Sudan Directorate [Nubia]  (Donggola)Mudiriyah ASH SHAMALIYAH : مديرية الشمالية (ar) + Mudirate of ASH-SHAMALI (en)  (Dungula)
ORANGE FREE STATE
Federated
ORANGE FREE STATE Province  (Bloemfontein)ORANJE-VRYSTAAT Provinsie (af) + ORANGE FREE STATE Province (en)  (Bloemfontein)
PONTA DELGADA
Autonomous District of PONTA DELGADA [Eastern Azores Group]  (Ponta Delgada)Distrito Autónomo de PONTA DELGADA (pt)  (Ponta Delgada)
RED SEA
Federated
RED SEA Province : Red Sea Directorate  (Port Sudan + Suakin)Mudiriyah AL-BAHR AL-AHMAR : مديرية البحر الأحمر (ar) + Mudirate of RED SEA (en)  (Port Sudan + Suakin)
RUANDA
Kingdom of RUANDA [Belgian Residency]  (Astrida [a] + Nyanza [r])Royaume du RUANDA (fr) + Koninkrijk ROEANDA (nl) + Ubwami bw´u RWANDA (rw)  (Astrida + Nyanza)
SENEGAL
Federated
SENEGAL Colony and Protectorate  (Saint Louis of Senegal)Protectorat et Colonie du SÉNÉGAL (fr)  (Saint-Louis du Sénégal)
SENNAR
Federated
SENNAR Province : Sennar Directorate  (Sennar)Mudiriyah SINNAR : مديرية سنار (ar) + Mudirate of SENNAR (en)  (Sinnar)
SWAZILAND
Federated
Protectorate of SWAZILAND [British Residency Commission for Swaziland Crown Colony]  (Mbabane [a][j] + Lobamba [l][r])Protectorate of SWAZILAND (en)  (Mbabane + Lobamba)
TRANSVAAL
Federated
TRANSVAAL Province  (Pretoria)TRANSVAAL Province (en) + Provinsie TRANSVAAL (af)  (Pretoria)
UBANGI-SHARI
Federated
UBANGI-SHARI Territory  (Bangui)Territoire de l´OUBANGUI-CHARI (fr)  (Bangui)
URUNDI
Kingdom of URUNDI [Belgian Residency]  (Kitega [a] + Usumbura [r])Royaume de l´URUNDI (fr) + Koninkrijk OEROENDI (nl) + Ufaime wa URUNDI (rn)  (Kitega + Usumbura)
WESTERN NIGERIA
Federated
WESTERN Region of Nigeria  (Ibadan)WESTERN Region of Nigeria (en)  (Ibadan)
WHITE NILE
Federated
WHITE NILE Province : White Nile Directorate  (Rabak)Mudiriyah AN-NIL AL-ABYAD : مديرية النيل الأبيض (ar) + Mudirate of WHITE NILE (en)  (Rabak)

46 Federated or Regionalized Polities


Territories & Dependencies


ADJACENT ISLANDS
Autonomous Districts of ADJACENT ISLANDS  (Ponta Delgada + Horta)Distritos Autónomos das ILHAS ADJACENTES (pt)  (Ponta Delgada + Horta)
ALEXANDRIA
Urban Governorate of ALEXANDRIA  (Alexandria)Muhafazah AL-ISKANDARIYAH : محافظة الإسكندرية (ar) + Governorate of ALEXANDRIA (en) + Gouvernorat d´ALEXANDRIE (fr)  (Alexandria)
ANGLO-EGYPTIAN SUDAN
Governorate-General of the Condominium of ANGLO-EGYPTIAN SUDAN  (Khartoum)Condominium of ANGLO-EGYPTIAN SUDAN (en) + Imarat AS-SUDAN AL-ANGELAZY AL-MASRI : عمارات السودان الإنجليزي المصري (ar)  (Khartoum)
BASUTOLAND BECHUANALAND AND SWAZILAND
High Commission for Basutoland the Bechuanaland Protectorate and Swaziland : BASUTOLAND BECHUANALAND AND SWAZILAND  (Maseru)High Commission for Basutoland the Bechuanaland Protectorate and Swaziland : BASUTOLAND BECHUANALAND AND SWAZILAND (en)  (Maseru)
BELGIAN CONGO
BELGIAN CONGO Colony  (Leopoldville [a])Colonie du CONGO BELGE (fr) + Kolonie van BELGISCH-CONGO (nl)  (Léopoldville)
BRITISH CAMEROONS
BRITISH CAMEROONS Territory [League of Nations Mandate administered from Nigeria]  (Buea)League of Nations Mandate of BRITISH CAMEROONS (en)  (Buea)
BRITISH SOMALILAND
British Military Governorate of BRITISH SOMALILAND [British Protectorate]  (Hargeisa)BRITISH SOMALILAND Military Governorate (en)  (Hargeisa)
BRITISH TOGOLAND
Administration of BRITISH TOGOLAND [League of Nations Mandate administered from Gold Coast]  (Ho)Administration of BRITISH TOGOLAND (en)  (Ho)
CAPE VERDE ISLANDS
Portuguese Colony of CAPE VERDE ISLANDS  (Praia)Colônia das ILHAS DO CABO VERDE (pt)  (Vila da Praia)
CYRENAICA
British Protectorate of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)British Protectorate of CYRENAICA (en) + Mahmaah-i Bratanih al-BARIQAH : محمية بريطانية من برقة (ar)  (Benghazi)
ELEMI
British Occupied Area of ELEMI  (Liwan)ELEMI Area (en)  (Liwan)
ELEMI TRIANGLE
ELEMI TRIANGLE Zone [Ugandan Administration of the Sudanese Zone]  (Elemi)ELEMI TRIANGLE Zone (en) + Eradi ILEMI : أراضي يليمي (ar)  (Ilemi)
ERITREA
British Military Administration of ERITREA [British Protectorate]  (Asmara)British Military Administration of ERITREA (en)  (Asmara)
FEZZAN-GHADAMES
French Military Territory of FEZZAN-GHADAMES [French Protectorate]  (Sabha)Territoire militaire français du FEZZAN-GHADAMÈS (fr)  (Sebha)
FRENCH ALGERIA
Governorate-General of ALGERIA  (Algiers [a])Gouvernorat-général de l´ALGÉRIE (fr)  (Alger)
FRENCH CAMEROON
Autonomous Territory of FRENCH CAMEROON [League of Nations Mandate under French Administration]  (Duala)Territoire autonome du CAMEROUN (fr)  (Douala)
FRENCH EQUATORIAL AFRICA
French Equatorial Africa Federation : FEA  (Brazzaville)Fédération de l´Afrique Équatoriale Française : AÉF (fr)  (Brazzaville)
FRENCH MOROCCO
French Protectorate in the Sharifi Empire of MOROCCO  (Rabat)Protectorat français dans l´Empire chérifien : Protectorat français au MAROC (fr) + Himaïet Fransa fi el-MAGHREB : حماية فرنسا للمغرب (ar)  (Rabat)
FRENCH SOMALI COAST
French Somaliland Colony : FRENCH SOMALI COAST  (Jibuti)Colonie de la CÔTE FRANÇAISE DES SOMALIS (fr)  (Djibouti)
FRENCH TOGO
FRENCH TOGO Territory  (Lome)Territoire du TOGO FRANÇAIS (fr)  (Lomé)
FRENCH WEST AFRICA
Government-General of the French West Africa Federation : FWA  (Dakar)Fédération de l´Afrique Occidentale Française : AOF (fr)  (Dakar)
GAMBIA
GAMBIA Colony and Protectorate  (Bathurst)GAMBIA Colony and Protectorate (en)  (Bathurst)
GOLD COAST AND DEPENDENCIES
Crown Colony of the GOLD COAST and its Dependencies  (Accra)Crown Colony of the GOLD COAST and its Dependencies (en)  (Accra)
ILLUBABOR
ILLUBABOR Province [British Zone of Influence]  (Gorie)ILUBABOR Tekilayi Ghizati : ኢሉባቦር ጠቅላይ ግዛት (am) + ILLUBABOR Province (en)  (Gore)
KENYA
Colony and Protectorate of KENYA  (Nairobi)Colony of Kenya and Protectorate of KENYA (en)  (Nairobi)
KENYA COAST
KENYA Protectorate [Coastal Domains of Zanzibar]  (Mombasa)KENYA Protectorate (en)  (Mombasa)
MADAGASCAR AND DEPENDENCIES
Governorate-General of FRENCH MADAGASCAR  (Tananarive)Gouvernorat-général de MADAGASCAR FRANÇAISE (fr) + General Governorate of FRENCH MADAGASCAR (en)  (Tananarive)
MALTA
British Crown Colony of MALTA  (Valletta [a] + Casal Attard [r] + Siggiewi [s])British Crown Colony of MALTA (en)  (Valletta + Casal Attard + Città Ferdinand)
MAURITIUS
British Colony of MAURITIUS  (Port Louis [a] + Reduit in Moka [r])British Colony of MAURITIUS (en)  (Port Louis + Reduit)
NIGERIA
Colony and Protectorate of NIGERIA  (Lagos [a])Colony and Protectorate of NIGERIA (en)  (Lagos)
NORTHERN RHODESIA
British Protectorate of NORTHERN RHODESIA  (Lusaka)British Protectorate of NORTHERN RHODESIA (en)  (Lusaka)
NYASALAND
NYASALAND Protectorate  (Zomba)NYASALAND Protectorate (en)  (Zomba)
OCCUPIED ITALIAN SOMALILAND
British Administration of OCCUPIED ITALIAN SOMALILAND  (Mogadishu)British Administration of OCCUPIED ITALIAN SOMALILAND (en) + Amministrazione britannica della SOMALIA ITALIANA OCCUPATA (it)  (Mogadishu)
PORTUGUESE EAST AFRICA
Governorate-General of the PORTUGUESE EAST AFRICA Colony [Portuguese Mozambique Colony]  (Lourenzo Marques)Colônia de ÁFRICA ORIENTAL PORTUGUESA (pt)  (Lourenço Marques)
PORTUGUESE GUINEA
Colony of PORTUGUESE GUINEA  (Bissau)Colônia da GUINÉ PORTUGUESA (pt)  (Bissau)
PORTUGUESE WEST AFRICA
Governorate-General of the PORTUGUESE WEST AFRICA Colony [Angola Colony]  (New Lisbon)Colônia de AFRICA OCIDENTAL PORTUGUÊSA (pt)  (Nova Lisboa)
REUNION
French Colony of REUNION  (Saint Denis of the Reunion)Colonie française de la RÉUNION (fr)  (Saint-Denis de la Réunion)
RUANDA-URUNDI
Province of RUANDA-URUNDI [League of Nations Mandate administered from Belgian Congo]  (Usumbura)Province du RUANDA-URUNDI (fr) + Provincie ROEANDA-OEROENDI (nl)  (Usumbura)
SAINT HELENA AND DEPENDENCIES
British Crown Colony of SAINT HELENA AND DEPENDENCIES  (Jamestown)British Crown Colony of SAINT HELENA AND DEPENDENCIES (en)  (Jamestown)
SAINT HELENA DOMAIN
French National Domain on SAINT HELENA ISLAND [Longwood House and Valley of the Tomb]  (Longwood House)Domaine national de SAINTE-HÉLÈNE (fr)  (Longwood House)
SAINT THOMAS AND PRINCE
Portuguese Colony of SAINT THOMAS AND PRINCE  (Saint Thomas)Colônia portuguesa de SÃO TOMÉ E PRÍNCIPE (pt)  (São Tomé)
SEYCHELLES ISLANDS AND DEPENDENCIES
British Crown Colony of SEYCHELLES ISLANDS AND DEPENDENCIES  (Port Victoria)British Crown Colony of SEYCHELLE ISLAND AND DEPENDENCIES (en)  (Port Victoria)
SIERRA LEONE
SIERRA LEONE Colony and Protectorate  (Freetown)SIERRA LEONE Colony and Protectorate (en)  (Freetown)
SIMONSTOWN
British Naval Base of SIMON´S TOWN  (Simon´s Town)Naval Base SIMON´S TOWN (en)  (Simon´s Town)
SOUTH WEST AFRICA
Mandate of South West Africa : SWA [League of Nations Mandate under South African administration]  (Windhoek)Mandaat van SUIDWES-AFRIKA (af) + Mandate of SOUTH WEST AFRICA (en) + Mandaatgebied van ZUIDWEST-AFRIKA (nl) + Mandatsgebiet SÜDWESTAFRIKA (de)  (Windhoek)
SOUTHERN RHODESIA
British Colony of SOUTHERN RHODESIA  (Salisbury)British Colony of SOUTHERN RHODESIA (en)  (Salisbury)
SPANISH GUINEA
Colony of SPANISH GUINEA  (Santa Isabel [a])Colonia de GUINEA ESPAÑOLA (es)  (Santa Isabel)
SPANISH MOROCCO
Spanish High Commission in MOROCCO [Spanish Protectorate of Morocco]  (Tetuan)Alto Comisionado español en Marruecos : Protectorado español de MARRUECOS (es)  (Tetuán)
SUEZ CANAL ZONE
SUEZ CANAL Zone [Suez Canal Company]  (Port Suez + (Alexandria))Suez Canal Company : SUEZ CANAL ZONE (en) + Compagnie du Canal de Suez : ZONE DU CANAL DE SUEZ (fr) + Muhafazah QANAT AS-SUWAIS : محافظة قناة السويس (ar)  (Port Suez + (Alexandria))
TANGANYIKA
TANGANYIKA Territory [League of Nations Mandate under British administration]  (Daressalam)TANGANYIKA Territory (en)  (Daressalam)
TRIPOLITANIA
British Administration of TRIPOLITANIA [British Protectorate]  (Tripoli)British Administration of TRIPOLITANIA (en) + Al-Adarhal Braitanih man TARĀBULUS : الإدارة البريطانية من طرابلس (ar)  (Tripoli)
UGANDA
UGANDA Colony  (Entebbe)UGANDA Colony (en)  (Entebbe)

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International Organisations or Groupings (selective list)


AFRICA
Organisation
Inter-Territorial Conference : ITC  (Dakar)Inter-Territorial Conference : ITC (en) + Conférence inter-territoriale : CIT (fr)  (Dakar) Georges Bidault (fr)
ARAB LEAGUE
Organisation
League of Arab States : ARAB LEAGUE  (Cairo)Jāmiʻat AD-DUWAL AL-ʻARABIYYA : جامعة الدول العربية (ar)  (Al-Qahirah) SG Abdel Rahman Azzam Pasha (eg)
BRITISH WEST AFRICA
Organisation
BRITISH WEST AFRICAN Territories  (Lagos + Freetown + Bathurst + Accra + Kumasi)BRITISH WEST AFRICAN Territories (en)  (Lagos + Freetown + Bathurst + Accra + Kumasi) King George VI
KENYA-UGANDA TANGANYIKA
Organisation
East African Colonies of KENYA-UGANDA TANGANYIKA  (Arusha)East African Colonies of KENYA-UGANDA TANGANYIKA (en)  (Arusha) King George VI
MOROCCO-AMERICA
Organisation
MOROCCAN-AMERICAN Treaty of Friendship  (Rabat + Washington-District of Columbia)MOROCCAN-AMERICAN Treaty of Friendship (en) + Mueahadat al-Sadaqat AL-MAGHRIBAT AL-´AMRIKIA : معاهدة الصداقة المغربية الأمريكية (ar)  (Rabat + Washington-District of Columbia) Chiefs of States
ORIENTAL ORTHODOXISM
Organisation
Old Oriental Churches : ORIENTAL ORTHODOX Churches  (Alexandria + Echmiadzin)Ekklisia Nremkimi Northodozots : ENN – Ϯⲉⲕ̀ⲕⲗⲏⲥⲓⲁ ̀ⲛⲣⲉⲙ̀ⲛⲭⲏⲙⲓ ̀ⲛⲟⲣⲑⲟⲇⲟⲝⲟⲥ (cop)  (Alexandria + Echmiadzin) Metropolitan Athanasius of Bani Suef (eg)

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 General Internet Sources

For the moment, I have decided not to put the precise sources which are however fully available on request by sending to the email "ethnia@gmail.com" and subject to compliance with the CCBY license.
 
  * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Rulers.org, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 




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