Mogadishu: Images from the Past

Mogadiscio – Museo della Garessa

Posted in 1950s by rickjdavies on 30 December, 2008

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Postcard posted in 1950

A representative of the Sultanate of Oman, and later on the Sultanate of Zanzibar, was based here in the 19th century.

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See the ruins of the Garesa in the centre of the picture below

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  1. Ahmed Ali Ahmed said, on 20 June, 2012 at 4:37 pm

    it is true and exactly as you have written, only i add that the somalis know this building as the sayid barqash building, but later it was converted into the somali museuem.

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