Archive/Manuscript — 300 cards in special Suchard album with introductory text and advertising.
Includes photographs of Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, Senegal, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Dahomey, Haute Volta, Mauritania, Sudan, Niger, Gabon, Congo, Tchad, Madagascar, Iles Comores, La Reunion, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, New Caledonia, Tahiti, Martinique, St Pierre et Miquelon, French Guiana, Cameroun, and Togo. There are 4 pages of advertising for Suchard products and 6 pages of text about the French colonies.
Suit marks in upper left-hand corner only, the rest of the card being printed with geographical details of various countries in the four continents represented (Europe, America, Africa, and Asia). Printed by color woodcuts and letterpress, 9.4 x 6.3 cm. Backs plain. Similar set described as having an instruction card, with date. This card lacking in our set.