This itinerary is based on documents from Paul Julien’s personal collection, which are currently in the care of the Nederlands Fotomuseum in Rotterdam. Over time it will become more detailed and intricately networked. [1]last updated 2021-05-23

July 19 Telegram to “le docteur Julien Hotel Siredey, Yaoundé” & letter about transport materials.

July 23 Letter to father from Nola.

July 25 Receipt for passage Tiko to Douala.

July 26 Yaoundé, telegram with confirmation of appointment with “commissair Republique a delegue Douala”.

July 27 Letter to fiancé Elly Roberts.

July 31 Note in which ‘les chefs de villages de la région de Bayanga et de Liganga Bibanga” are summoned to bring ‘Pygmies‘ together in their villages in order to contribute to Julien’s serological research.

August 26 Hotel du Lido bill, Douala.

August 27 Departure from Tiko to Hamburg, arrival September 15 (delay of three days) on MS Python. Postcard with timetable & notes by Julien.


1 last updated 2021-05-23