Postcards of Madeira Island, Germiston (South Africa) and Transvaal (South Africa)

Summary
Collection ID:
EEPA.2013-005
Creators:
Stokes, Deborah
Dates:
circa 1895-circa 1915
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
17 postcards
col.
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Seventeen postcards taken from circa 1895-circa 1915 of Madeira Island, a port of call en route from Montreal to Captown; 8 postcards of Germiston, South Africa; and 15 postcards from the Transvaal region in South Africa, including in Ermelo. Postcards primarily depict towns, architecture, trains, boats and scenic views. Two of the postcards have notations; the rest are blank.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Arranged by geographic location.

Container
17

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
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.
Preferred Citation
Postcards of Madeira Island, Germiston (South Africa) and Transvaal (South Africa), EEPA 2013-005 , Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Custodial History
Custodial History
Donated by Deborah Stokes, 2013.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Africa Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Transvaal (South Africa) Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Germiston (South Africa) Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ermelo (South Africa) Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Postcards Genre_form 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/