Eduoard Otto Faber photographs of the Belgian Congo, circa 1918-1943

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.97-33
Creators:
Faber, Eduoard Otto
Dates:
circa 1918-1943
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
168 prints
silver gelatin
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Images of Congolese people, villages, boats, events, and scenery as well as possibly Faber and his friends and colleagues.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Eduoard Otto Faber (1889-1973) was a Luxembourg native who worked for a Belgian textile company. From 1918 to 1934 Faber traveled regularly to the Belgian Congo for work, staying from 6 months to two years at a time.

Administration
Custodial History note
Donated by Robert E. Goodman, Faber's grandson, 1997.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
Photo Lot 97-33

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
The collection is open for research.
Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Conditions Governing Use note
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Preferred Citation note
Photo Lot 97-33, the Eduoard Otto Faber photographs of the Belgian Congo, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Boats and boating Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Belgian Congo Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Congo (Democratic Republic) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kongo (African people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Villages Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dwellings Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/