George H. Stathes photographs of Africa, circa 1963-1967

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.99-10
Creators:
Stathes, George H.
Dates:
circa 1963-1967
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1,300 color slides
circa
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs made by George H. Stathes in northern Nigeria, Ghana, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Burundi, and Rwanda during the mid 1960s. Stathes' photographs depict people, agriculture, markets, fishing and fisheries, roads, a cemetery, ceremonies and dances, art, and Rwenzori Mountains.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
George H. Stathes (1925-1996) worked for the Ford Foundation and Texaco Oil, mostly in Nigeria.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 99-10

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 99-10, George H. Stathes photographs of Africa, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.

Addl. KW Subj
Addl. KW Subj
Bngala

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Abuja pottery collected by Stathes held in the Department of Anthropology collections in accession 2010265.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated by Diana Altman, George H. Stathes's widow, 1999.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Tutsi (African people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mangbetu (African people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rwandans Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Burundians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Babinga (African people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bashi (African people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bangala (African people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lokele (African people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Topoke (African people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mbuti (African people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Batwa (African people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cooking Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wood-carving Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Dance Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Burundi Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Congo (Democratic Republic) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ghana Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Nigeria Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Nigerians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ghanaians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Congolese (Democratic Republic) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rites and ceremonies Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fishing Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Markets Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
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