Kibo Art Gallery Collection, EEPA 2012-006, 1965
EEPA.2012-006

Summary
Collection ID:
EEPA.2012-006
Creators:
Thompson, Eloise
Dates:
1965
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
20 slides (photographs)
color
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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 note
Scope and Contents note
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 note
Arrangement note
Arranged in one series.

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

Administration
Processing Information note
Processed by Eden Orelove, March 2017.
Author
Finding aid prepared by Eden Orelove

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation note
Kibo Art Gallery Collection, EEPA 2012-006, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Conditions Governing Use note
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 note
Access by appointment only. To make a research appointment, contact Archives staff at elisofonarchives@si.edu.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated by Eloise Thompson in 2012.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art objects Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kibo Art Gallery Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Njau, Elimo, 1932- Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tanzania Place 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
Phone: 202-633-4690
elisofonarchives@si.edu