Bongo Antelope

The bongo (Tragelaphus eurycerus) is a herbivorous, mostly nocturnal forest ungulate. It is among the largest of the African forest antelope species. Bongos are characterized by a striking reddish-brown coat, black and white markings, white-yellow stripes and long slightly spiraled horns. Indeed, bongos are the only tragelaphid in which both sexes have horns. They have a complex social interaction and are found in African dense … Continue reading Bongo Antelope

Liberia #CB4 (1954)

The Republic of Liberia is a is a country on the West African coast which was founded, established, colonized, and controlled by citizens of the United States and ex-Caribbean slaves as a colony for former African American slaves and their free black descendants. The African American settlers carried their culture with them to Liberia. The Liberian constitution and flag were modeled after those of the U.S. … Continue reading Liberia #CB4 (1954)