National Geographic : 1937 Nov
(ar oo ©Cl.S.A.B.E.P.A. Bruxelles BETWEEN THE GREEN HILLS AND THE YELLOW CONGO LIES BOMA, FORMER CAPITAL AND HOME OF THE AUTHOR The street at the right behind the warehouses and parallel to the water front proudly bears the name "Quai du Commerce." Near itsfarther end, on the left side, is the residence (then the United States Consulate General) where Mrs. McBride did her Congo housekeeping. The whitestructure amid spacious landscaped grounds on an eminence at the upper left was the palace of the Governor General before the seat of colonial government was shiftedfrom Boma toLopoldville (page 646).