Kibo Art Gallery Collection, EEPA 2012-006, 1965

Summary
Collection ID:
EEPA.2012-006
Creators:
Eloise Thompson
Dates:
1965
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
20 slides (photographs)
color
Repository:
The collection consists of twenty slides taken at the Kibo Art Gallery, which was run by Tanzanian artist Elimo Njau. Ten of the slides were published/distributed by the Kibo Art Gallery and depict art objects. The other ten slides were photographed by Peace Corps volunteer Eloise Thompson and portray people at a workshop at the Kibo Art Gallery in Marangu in 1965, including artist Elimo Njau.

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of twenty slides taken at the Kibo Art Gallery, which was run by Tanzanian artist Elimo Njau. Ten of the slides were published/distributed by the Kibo Art Gallery and depict art objects. The other ten slides were photographed by Peace Corps volunteer Eloise Thompson and portray people at a workshop at the Kibo Art Gallery in Marangu in 1965, including artist Elimo Njau.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Arranged in one series.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
The Kibo Art Gallery operated in Marangu and was run by Tanzanian artist Elimo Njau.

Administration
Processing Information
Processed by Eden Orelove, March 2017.
Author
Eden Orelove

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Kibo Art Gallery Collection, EEPA 2012-006, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Conditions Governing Use
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. For terms of use, contact Archives staff at elisofonarchives@si.edu.
Conditions Governing Access
Access by appointment only. To make a research appointment, contact Archives staff at elisofonarchives@si.edu.

Custodial History
Custodial History
Donated by Eloise Thompson in 2012.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Kibo Art Gallery Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tanzania Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Njau, Elimo, 1932- Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art objects Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
National Museum of African Art
P.O. Box 37012
MRC 708
Washington, DC 20013-7012
elisofonarchives@si.edu
http://africa.si.edu/collection/eliot-elisofon-photographic-archives/