Michael Sabbagh photograph of Masai Warrior, circa 1978

Collection ID:
Sabbagh, Michael E.
circa 1978
Physical Description:
1 Print
silver gelatin

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Image of a Masai man, made at Ngorongoro Crater in the Great Rift Valley in Tanzania.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Dr. Michael Ernest Sabbagh (1934-1977) was an Associate Professor of Geography at the University of Texas, Austin. Born in Johannesburg, South Africa, he was educated at the University of the Witwatersrand. His scholarly interests included climatology, physical geography, Africa, and statistical methods in geography.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 89-42

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Preferred Citation note
Photo lot 89-42, Michael Sabbagh photograph of Masai Warrior, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Transferred from Museum of American History, 1988.

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Ngorongoro Crater (Tanzania) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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