1907 Porte Maillot – Village Sénégalais

direct mail:

Aiming to attract more visitors this envelope and coupon were distributed to the public. The envelope reads “Attention – this envelope contains money” – the coupon guaranteed a 50 centimes reduction of the entry fee to the Senegalese Village for everyone who used the subway to get there.

postcards (black & white):

postcards (colour):

hand-painted by Abdoulaye Samb:

postcard from the 1905 Exposition de Liége used for the 1907 Village Senegalais at the Porte Maillot:

Porte Maillot – Village Sénégalais – Chef et sa famille (1905 Liege)