Foreign Land holdings in the German Marshall Islands
by Dirk HR Spennemann
Property on Wotje
Size of parcel of land: unknown.
Original acquisition in: unknown by unknown; A map published in 1879 by Friedrichsen shows that there was a trading station on the atoll. It is likely that the land had been leased.
Ownership of property in 1913: local
Grundbuch Entry No.: no entry
Friedrichsen, I. 1879, Karte der Marshall Inseln. Auf der Basis der englischen Admiralitätskarte No. 983 nach den von J.Kubary auf Ebon eingezogenen Erkundigungen und nach Angaben des Capitän Mellen.Hamburg:Friedrichsen & Co.
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Spennemann, Dirk HR. (2000) Foreign Land holdings in the German Marshall Islands. A preliminary listing of leased and purchased land until World War I. Second edition.
Dirk H.R. Spennemann, Institute of Land, Water and Society, Charles Sturt University, P.O.Box 789, Albury NSW 2640, Australia.