John E. Lomas photographs, EEPA 1984-005

Summary
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-005
Creators:
Lomas, John E., 1941-
Dates:
1972-1973
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
905 slides (photographs)
(2 v.)
color
Repository:
Photographs taken by John E. Lomas in the Sudan from 1972 through 1973. The images document the art and culture of village peoples of the Sudan to include the Dinka, Murle and Shilluk. Most are portraits showing body painting and scarification. Activities portrayed include buying and selling in markets, domestic chores, hunting and metal smithing. There are also images of modern and traditional architecture.

Arrangement note
Arrangement note
Images indexed by negative number.

Container
1
2

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Use
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Conditions Governing Access note
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated by John E. Lomas, 1985.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
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Sudan Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dinka (African people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Shilluk (African people) Culture 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/